Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Politics”

‘Fairness For All’: Smart Politics, Or A Sellout?

Why a senior conservative Evangelical strategist backs gay rights/religious liberty compromise

Posted December 13th, 2018

The Cost Of Trump’s Political Incompetence

The president’s ineptness is going to be a disaster for his biggest supporters

Posted December 13th, 2018

The Roots Of Radicals’ Misery

Idealistic dissatisfaction with themselves and the world — and no way to overcome it

Posted December 11th, 2018

Ocasio-Cortez Vs. The Conditioners

Socialist Congresswoman objects to narrowness of Harvard retreat. She’s onto something

Posted December 10th, 2018

Tucker Carlson: Trump Has Failed

Fox News star tells inconvenient truths in frank interview with Swiss weekly

Posted December 6th, 2018

Orban Vs. Soros University

There’s more to Hungary’s de facto ejection of Central European University than the Western media are telling you

Posted December 3rd, 2018

What Happens When Trump Falls?

It’s not like the establishment elites will therefore be vindicated

Posted December 2nd, 2018

George H.W. Bush (1924-2018)

A president who was the hinge of American political history

Posted December 1st, 2018

Drowning Cultural Conservatism

Conservatives are all but defenseless against liquid modernity’s left-liberal flood

Posted November 27th, 2018

The Robespierre Generation

The liberals lack all conviction, while the progressives are full of passionate intensity

Posted November 27th, 2018

Politics & The Crisis Of Meaning

Steep decline of religion among the young, and the concentration of believers on the political right, bodes ill

Posted November 20th, 2018

A Deal For Social Conservatives?

Short-term Congressional losses for two more Supreme Court justices. Works for me

Posted November 17th, 2018

What Republican ‘Excellence’?

Is Trumpism a war against the meritocracy? Yes, in part — but in what sense was the GOP establishment it upended meritorious?

Posted November 16th, 2018

The Caesar Of The Amazon Jungle

Jeff Bezos and the triumph of politically connected capitalism

Posted November 15th, 2018

Lady Barbarian Gets A Blowout

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

Posted November 13th, 2018

Third-World Burkeans

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

Posted November 10th, 2018

Political Mental Maps: A Black Woman Conservative

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

Posted November 9th, 2018