Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “war”

The Guns of August 2015

Are Russia and the West stumbling towards Armageddon?

Posted June 30th, 2015

Who Fights For Liberalism?

What motivates soldier to kill and risk death — and what does not

Posted May 29th, 2015

Heart of Darkness

War and the things we don’t talk about

Posted May 19th, 2015

The Mideast War of All Against All

Sorry, but I was busy Friday morning with my dad’s doctor appointment, …

Posted March 28th, 2015

‘American Sniper': Everybody’s Iraq War Film

A view that American Sniper is the most truth-telling Iraq War film, and why

Posted January 26th, 2015

‘Such Language Is Not Helpful’

If we don’t talk about torture, we can pretend America didn’t do it

Posted December 9th, 2014

How Iraq Explains Ferguson

The need to believe is often more powerful than the truth

Posted December 1st, 2014

What Counts as a Patriotic Song?

In defense of Bruce Springsteen playing ‘Fortunate Son’ at the veterans’ concert

Posted November 12th, 2014

Back To Iraq

And into Syria on the side of rebels who desecrated Christian holy sites

Posted September 16th, 2014

Uncle Sam: The Mideast’s Useful Idiot

Once more, into the breach while the region’s governments hold our coat

Posted September 11th, 2014

The Bush ‘Prophecy’

Revisionist history from willfully blind conservatives

Posted September 10th, 2014

Orthodox Jihadis

Some in the Russian Orthodox Church are creating a ‘Rus’ that is anything but holy.

Posted September 8th, 2014

Liberal Christians: Kill ISIS With Peacenikkery

If waging war against ISIS isn’t just, what war is?

Posted September 5th, 2014

We Had Better Start Getting Religion

… in the sense of understanding religion. So says Damien Thompson of …

Posted August 13th, 2014

What If Hamas Could Win

I’ve not had much to say about the Gaza war because what …

Posted August 5th, 2014

France, Friend Of Iraqi Christians

The nation that opposed the 2003 US attack against Iraq is now …

Posted July 28th, 2014

Bacevich On The Greater Middle East War

A reader passes on a short, clarifying essay by Andrew Bacevich titled …

Posted July 22nd, 2014