Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Politics”

The Selfishness Of The Self

Liberalism will ultimately be reined in by the rediscovery of limits

Posted January 17th, 2018

Racial Protest And ‘Collective Narcissism’

What the politically ineffective black protests and white grievance voting might have in common

Posted January 16th, 2018

Justice, Mercy, And Anti-Semitism

Further thoughts on the Edgardo Mortara controversy

Posted January 15th, 2018

How The Social Order Crumbles

David Brooks on Patrick Deneen’s Why Liberalism Failed

Posted January 12th, 2018

Pope Oprah

Why Oprah Winfrey matters as a major religious leader

Posted January 10th, 2018

Classical Liberalism Strikes Out

An interview with the author of Why Liberalism Failed

Posted January 9th, 2018

The Church Vs. Liberalism Smash-Up

How should orthodox Christians brace themselves for the inevitable car wreck?

Posted January 6th, 2018

The Twilight Of Bannonism

By stabbing Trump in the back, Steve Bannon commits political suicide

Posted January 3rd, 2018

Decadence

Are we ‘sustainably decadent’? Ask the guys running the Silicon Valley ‘Brotopia’

Posted January 3rd, 2018

The Radetzky March At Liberalism’s End

Joseph Roth’s 1932 masterpiece about the fall of the Austro-Hungarian Empire has lessons for us today

Posted December 27th, 2017

An Evangelical Crack-Up?

Have Donald Trump and Roy Moore split American Evangelicals

Posted December 15th, 2017

Joe Biden’s Humanity

Ex-veep who lost son to cancer consoles Meghan McCain

Posted December 13th, 2017

The GOP’s Morning After

Roy Moore defeat carries an important lesson for religious conservatives

Posted December 13th, 2017

An Anti-Communist For Roy Moore

He grew up in the Eastern bloc. He doesn’t care for Roy Moore — but would vote for him

Posted December 12th, 2017

Beverly Nelson: ‘Oh, By The Way’

Roy Moore accuser admits she doctored yearbook inscription

Posted December 8th, 2017

The Rot Of American Party Elites

David Brooks is right: the Trumpist GOP is decaying. But so are the Democrats — and it didn’t start with Trump

Posted December 8th, 2017

The GOP’s Moral Bankruptcy

For shame: the Democratic Party is now more reliable on sexual ethics

Posted December 7th, 2017