Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “pessimism”

Decline et Fall

France is becoming obsessed with declinism

Posted February 4th, 2017

Christian Pessimism, Christian Realism

Be hopeful, yes, but don’t drink the Kool-Aid of false optimism

Posted June 29th, 2016

Of Pessimism and Pollyannas

The annoying thing about blind optimism

Posted May 27th, 2015

‘Conservatism Is Depressive Realism’

The British commenter Ed West writes: One of the most telling comments …

Posted May 20th, 2013

Me, The Gumbo Pot Pessimist

Theodore Dalrymple: Pessimists are of two types, the catastrophists, that is to …

Posted March 18th, 2013