Author Archives: Rod Dreher

About Rod Dreher

Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative. He has written and edited for the New York Post, The Dallas Morning News, National Review, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Washington Times, and the Baton Rouge Advocate. Rod’s commentary has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Commentary, the Weekly Standard, Beliefnet, and Real Simple, among other publications, and he has appeared on NPR, ABC News, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, and the BBC. He lives in St. Francisville, Louisiana, with his wife Julie and their three children. He has also written four books, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming, Crunchy Cons, How Dante Can Save Your Life, and The Benedict Option.

Campus Ideology Migrates To Culture

Heather Mac Donald warns: What happens on crazy campuses does not stay there

The Dead End Of Winsomeness Alone

Christians should be polite and civil — but should not think that this will disarm haters

Straight Fire At Notre Dame

Angry student denounces university’s priest-president for equivocating on McCarrick, urges him to ‘repent’

Lady Barbarian Gets A Blowout

The imperative to look fabulous on the baby-killing campaign trail

What If The Catholic Crisis Is Unsolvable?

The credibility of US Catholic bishops sinking — and there may be no life preservers

Women Are Not Powerless

Heather Mac Donald versus ideological #MeToo feminism

Conservatives AWOL On Pornification Of America

Right-of-center politicians and pastors used to crusade against porn. No more. What happened?

The Pope Is The Problem

Francis’s folly continues: he orders US bishops not to vote on sex abuse reform

David Spotanski: Voice Of The Faithful

An angry Catholic father’s 2002 letter to his bishop still resonates

Mars Needs Social Justice Warriors!

Marvin the Martian will not walk the intergalactic trail of tears

Bishop Camisasca On the Benedict Option

An Italian bishop’s thoughtful take on the idea

View From Your Table

Marina del Cantone, Campania, Italy

The Day The Great War Ended

The armistice was signed on November 11, 1918

Victor/Victoria’s Secret

Lingerie giant’s chief marketing officer says no to transgender underwear models — then forced to apologize for transphobic bigotry

Third-World Burkeans

Reader: the founder of modern conservatism offers a constructive way for non-white Britons to approach the UK’s colonial past

Islamized Britain

UK government refuses to offer asylum to persecuted Pakistani Christian, because it’s scared of its own Muslim population

Bartleby The Bigot

Christian student politician at UC Berkeley withholds vote on pro-trans resolution. Enemy of the people!

Confronting Jelly-Spined Bishops

Time for angry Catholic laity to read the riot act to the cowardly episcopate

Political Mental Maps: A Black Woman Conservative

Becoming pro-life + discovering Thomas Sowell = leaving the Democrats

The Church’s ‘Geographic Solution’

Latino Catholics could be trusted not to complain. That’s why some bishops sent molester priests to them

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