Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Culture war”

That Helpful Kavanaugh Reminder

If you’ve forgotten how far liberals will go to smear conservatives, The New York Times is here to help

Posted September 15th, 2019

The Exorcist As Family Allegory

William Peter Blatty’s blockbuster early ’70s novel is really about the chaos and torment of family breakdown

Posted September 13th, 2019

The Progressive Dystopia Of NYC Schools

Liberal journalist wanted to be civic-minded with his kids’ education. That did not go well

Posted September 13th, 2019

Penguins For Penguins’ Sake

The Gentoo chick is a condensed symbol of the sexual radicalization of children

Posted September 12th, 2019

The Flag & The Forgetting

9/11 and the fabric of America

Posted September 11th, 2019

Caldwell Explains Orban

How to make sense of the Hungarian leader

Posted September 10th, 2019

Viktor Orban Among The Christians

An extraordinary afternoon session with the controversial Hungarian prime minister

Posted September 9th, 2019

Slovakia Postcard

Faith, culture, and confiture in Nitra and Bratislava

Posted September 5th, 2019

The Therapeutic Caliphate

Against the dictatorship of the controllers who will bring us universal well being

Posted September 3rd, 2019

A Europe That Hates Itself

A left-wing German arts festival expresses a civilizational death wish

Posted August 30th, 2019

Not Born This Way After All?

Vast new study finds no ‘gay gene’. So why is reparative therapy scientifically unsound?

Posted August 29th, 2019

Identity Politics & The Great Scattering

Mary Eberstadt’s theory of how we lose the self in liquid modernity

Posted August 29th, 2019

Saving The Humanities

Classical Christian schools are early medieval monasteries of our time

Posted August 28th, 2019

Eliminating Talent By Force

NYC schools may make good on Marx’s goal, in the name of diversity

Posted August 28th, 2019

How To Live Not By Lies

Solzhenitsyn’s simple formula for regaining one’s inner freedom

Posted August 28th, 2019

Lord Of The Flies Letter From Sweden

A reader writes from a civilization that won’t defend itself

Posted August 27th, 2019

Ressentiment As Religion

Left-wing identity politics is marching through the institutions — and conservatives have no idea how to fight it

Posted August 27th, 2019