Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Environment”

Greta Thunberg Freaks Out

Welcome to Planet Helen Lovejoy. It’s hot in hurr

Posted September 23rd, 2019

Ships Of Fools

The future of ‘sustainable’ superyachts, purchased by non-materialistic Millennial billionaires

Posted August 22nd, 2019

Arctic Heatwave

Global warming brings the hottest summer in 115,000 years to the far north

Posted July 20th, 2019

Socialism In Three Acts

An American who grew up under communism tries to disillusion his neighbor

Posted February 12th, 2019

The Curse Of Intersectionality

Green New Deal’s details show why the Democratic Party will be sabotaged by its activists

Posted February 8th, 2019

The Wall And Ecology

The hidden cost of a US-Mexico border wall

Posted January 11th, 2019

St. Benedict & The Dark Mountain

Paul Kingsnorth and the recovery of contemplation and awe

Posted November 2nd, 2017

Goodbye, German Bugs

New study finds staggering falloff in insect population there

Posted October 18th, 2017

Heat And Futility

At what point do we admit that human-driven global warming is not going to stop?

Posted January 18th, 2017

The Flood Next Time

How personal experience with climate change’s effects is moving the conversation

Posted September 6th, 2016

Goodbye, Arctic Ice

Good lord. Advertisement

Posted June 2nd, 2016

The Rot In The Academy

Jonathan Haidt is becoming a top public intellectual by blowing the whistle on the corruption of academia

Posted February 8th, 2016

The ‘Obscene’ Failure in Flint

State knew about contaminated drinking water in poor black city for over a year, and dawdled

Posted January 20th, 2016

The Crises We Don’t See

Climate change, ISIS, and the West’s civilizational crisis

Posted July 9th, 2015

Harmony, Communion, Incarnation

First impressions of Laudato Si, the first encylical from the crunchy con pope

Posted June 23rd, 2015

Rome: A Long Way from Leeville

Why the papal encyclical doesn’t matter to coastal Louisiana Catholics

Posted June 18th, 2015

Jeb Bush, Cafeteria Catholic

Republican first, Catholic second

Posted June 16th, 2015