Rod Dreher

E-mail Rod

Posts tagged “war”

What’s Russia’s Game?

As events have unfolded rapidly today, I find myself perplexed over why …

Posted March 1st, 2014

No, Sen. McCain, We Are Americans

Quoting administration sources, the Washington Post reports that Russian troops have invaded …

Posted February 28th, 2014

Is A Country’s Character Its Destiny?

Tom Streithorst reflects on what the world wars changed — and didn’t. …

Posted February 24th, 2014

Gates Criticism Makes Obama Wrong How?

From Greg Jaffe’s WaPo review of Robert Gates’ new memoir: He recounts …

Posted January 7th, 2014

The Names Change, The Lies Do Not

If Seymour Hersh’s reporting is correct, the Obama Administration is no better …

Posted December 8th, 2013

The Faces Of War

From a photo project showing the transformation of the faces of soldiers …

Posted November 13th, 2013

Traumatized Troops Lack Faith?

Yes, according to historian David Barton and televangelist Kenneth Copeland: On a …

Posted November 13th, 2013

Syria Letters & American Exceptionalism

I don’t often read Letters columns in magazines, but for some reason …

Posted September 18th, 2013

We Have Avoided War On Syria

Good news, for once: The United States and Russia have reached an …

Posted September 14th, 2013

Rand Paul’s Response To Obama Speech

Watch Rand Paul’s response to the Obama speech. This ought to go …

Posted September 11th, 2013

Mars And Venus In Syria

I just had a conversation with my two younger kids as I …

Posted September 10th, 2013

Obama Speech: Weak Tea

My first impressions of President Obama’s speech tonight: Was anybody’s mind changed …

Posted September 10th, 2013

Maaloula: Aramaic For ‘Don’t Support The Rebels’

I’m grateful to The New York Times for highlighting the Syrian rebel …

Posted September 10th, 2013

If Obama Loses, Life Will Go On As Before

I highly recommend Noah Millman’s smart analysis of the Syria crisis. Excerpt: …

Posted September 10th, 2013

Anti-War America

This is pretty amazing: A broad majority of Americans, exhausted by nearly …

Posted September 10th, 2013

The Evil We Know Vs. The Evil We Don’t

From the address on the Syria crisis delivered over the weekend by …

Posted September 9th, 2013

Hey Libya, How’s It Going?

Remember that successful NATO bombing campaign against Muammar Qaddafi, the one that …

Posted September 9th, 2013