Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “working class”

The World Of The Trades

Christian man who left white collar work for the trades warns that the moral collapse of working class has an effect

Posted May 26th, 2016

‘The Malaise Is Everywhere’

A plant manager says that he can’t find native-born Americans who want to work or are fit for work

Posted May 25th, 2016

Death Of White Working-Class Culture

They didn’t just lose their union jobs. They lost their story

Posted April 5th, 2016

Of Pigpens And Paradise

Not politicians, but prophets. Not reform, but repentance

Posted March 16th, 2016

The Limits of Sympathy

Trump, social justice, and the politics of ressentiment

Posted March 10th, 2016

American Dignity

Why many people want Trump to ‘make America great again’

Posted March 10th, 2016

The Heady Wine of Trumpism

Trump’s barbarism may be crazy, but it’s not irrational

Posted February 13th, 2016

The Sky Is Red

And night is falling over fragmented America

Posted January 27th, 2016

The Establishment’s ‘Pain’

The blindness of journalists, academics, and others who prosper under this system

Posted November 11th, 2015

Why Trump Matters

Middle-aged white males without college degrees are dying in record numbers

Posted November 6th, 2015

Trailer Park Gothic

The despairing world that sheltered Dylann Roof

Posted September 15th, 2015

The Church and the Poor

Are the churches failing them? Are they failing the churches?

Posted May 18th, 2015

Among Britain’s White Working Class

The Financial Times has a fascinating article based on a Soros-funded study …

Posted June 19th, 2014

The Business Of The GOP Is Business

Conservative commentator Pete Spiliakos says Republicans on Capitol Hill eager to do …

Posted February 7th, 2014

Type A Potheads Vs. The Stoned Masses

Prof. Edward Hamilton posts an Evans-Manning-winning comment on the David Brooks On …

Posted January 4th, 2014

What’s The Matter With Britain?

The New Statesman reports on a growing gap in the Labour Party …

Posted August 22nd, 2013

Race & American Politics

Ever notice how in the media, when the Democrats work to maximize …

Posted August 7th, 2013