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 two books, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming and Crunchy Cons.

Who Stands Against Gender Ideology?

Beyond the symbolic issue of bathroom bills, this is a profound crisis of identity

Burning Out On Race Relationships

‘Agree with us or you’re a racist!’ says the left. What’s the point of continuing to talk, then?

Know Thy Enemy

Where do progressive Christians draw the line on their left-hand side?

Trump, John Lewis, And American Dissolution

We may be at the beginning of a prolonged period of civil strife

The Benedict Option In Trump’s America

If conservatives think it’s safe to shore up the imperium again, they had better think again

The SJW Singularity Has Been Reached

Fighting Trump via a romance novel about gay Muslims who pretend to be animals. No, really

Free Speech In Islamizing Germany

Court says it’s not anti-Semitic to burn a synagogue if you’re protesting Israel

‘Sometimes Our Children Lead The Way’

From the Weimar Americana file

Knots And Reparations

What do we mean when we talk about justice in history?

At Home In Scrutopia

Roger Scruton’s rural English idyll

Secular Scholastic Shakedown Scheming

How many disabled Latinx genderqueers can dance their wheelchairs on the head of a pin?

Deep State Vs. Trump

Glenn Greenwald can’t stand Trump — but he says it’s madness to cheer for what calls a CIA smear campaign

‘Faith And Values Correspondent’ Wanted

But do they have to know much about faith to do the job for The New York Times

More On Night Visitors

Watchers and saints in dreams

Trump, Trust, And The Next Four Years

Rotten fruits growing in an ‘ecology of untruth’

Hilary Mantel’s Cursed Childhood

How a meeting with a malign force in her garden affected the author’s life

View From Your Table

Chattanooga, Tennessee

View From Your Table

Bologna, Italy

Capitalism, Community, Christianity

A conservative Christian pastor laments the destruction of his community by an enemy: its own members

The Left’s Identity Politics Poison

Intersectionality and the emerging war of all against all

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