Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “authority”

Kavanaugh Fight & Declining Institutions

Our institutions are hemorrhaging authority — and nobody knows how to stop the bleeding

Posted October 4th, 2018

The Dogs Of War Are Back

Iran, Iraq, and America’s determination to learn nothing from its foolishness

Posted May 14th, 2018

Hatmaker Heresy

The deadly trap of believing that your conscience knows better than Scripture and the Christian tradition

Posted May 3rd, 2017

Trump, Trust, And The Next Four Years

Rotten fruits growing in an ‘ecology of untruth’

Posted January 11th, 2017

Destroying An Institution From Within

Professor: Humanities faculty see their responsibility as destroying Tradition, not passing it on

Posted December 5th, 2016

Authority, Power And Responsibility

A lesson from an antique British monarch on ‘The Crown’

Posted December 4th, 2016

Oberlin Is An Insane Asylum

A devastating magazine profile captures a liberal arts college in full Dostoevskian meltdown

Posted May 25th, 2016

The Problem Is Not Racist Authority

The real problem is lack of respect for authority, period

Posted November 3rd, 2015

Can We Really Know Our Pastors?

A prominent megachurch pastor falls from grace. Did his celebrity have anything to do with it?

Posted June 22nd, 2015

Dante: Seeing, Loving, Believing

How certain truths only disclose themselves to those who first love, and trust

Posted March 23rd, 2015

The Problem Is Authority

Continuing the conversation from last week about experience and reason in religious …

Posted March 10th, 2014

The Problem With Character Education

Boston Washington, DC, teacher Lelac Almagor says that the formulaic progressivist approach schools …

Posted December 2nd, 2013

Religious Authority In An Age Of Authenticity

At the risk of going too Catholic-heavy today, I want to point …

Posted October 4th, 2013

Dwindling Market For Elite CW

Here’s Walter Russell Mead on the demise of Newsweek, which Barry Diller …

Posted August 5th, 2013

The 7,000 Year Old World

Did you say you wanted another mega-post on the Marco Rubio/Young Earth …

Posted November 21st, 2012