Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Republicans”

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

Conservatives AWOL On Pornification Of America

Right-of-center politicians and pastors used to crusade against porn. No more. What happened?

Posted November 12th, 2018

Trump Wants A Wartime Consigliere

Out with Sessions, who had intolerable scruples about the rule of law

Posted November 7th, 2018

Election Night Open Thread

Rolling results and commentary, updated frequently

Posted November 6th, 2018

Election Day Sobriety

Today will be another milestone in the Balkanization of America

Posted November 6th, 2018

The Lost World Of The Neocons

Max Boot and the failure of neoconservative apostates to understand themselves

Posted November 2nd, 2018

The Saruman Conservatives

Does Ross Douthat really advocate peace with Mordor?

Posted November 1st, 2018

Democrats’ Caravan Of Political Cowardice

Open-borders liberals are blowing the election

Posted October 23rd, 2018

The Media & The Mob

Conservatives — and not only them — are drawing harsh lessons from the Kavanaugh debacle

Posted October 9th, 2018

Lindsey Graham FTW

The senator deserves a lot of credit for the Kavanaugh October Surprise

Posted October 6th, 2018

Kavanaugh And American Elites

The Kavanaugh debacle has revealed ugly truths about race, class, and privilege

Posted October 3rd, 2018

A Republican Is Born

A man without a party — until the Kavanaugh hearing yesterday

Posted September 28th, 2018

Ed Whelan’s Crackpot Theory

Top conservative activist and Kavanaugh pal bids to destroy private citizen’s life for the cause

Posted September 20th, 2018

What If Social Conservatives Are Betrayed

If the Roberts court upholds Roe, will the cultural and religious right raise hell?

Posted July 10th, 2018

Conservative Feels Truly Sorry For Libs

He wants to leave them alone to run their lives … and wants the same from them

Posted June 27th, 2018

Weimar America & The ‘Unhinged’ Ad

Mad Maxine Waters and an all-star cast of left-wing hatemongers

Posted June 27th, 2018

Evangelicals Pimping For Trump — Literally!

Our Cosimanian Orthodox future shakes its money-maker in Nevada

Posted June 26th, 2018