Richard Elfers

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

On Critical Race Theory | In Focus |

We must confront racism to remove it from our nation

 

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Conspiracy theories | In Focus |

We’re all vulnerable to magical thinking

 

Rich Elfers

Ground hornets and seeing the bigger picture | In Focus |

We need to accurately perceive our political opponents and the problems we all face

 

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Reflections on 14 months of COVID-19 | In Focus

How a pandemic toppled a president and more thoughts.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

The religious right wants to trade democracy for power, security | In Focus

61 percent of Republicans believe President Trumps’ “Big Lie”.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Consider these arguments about taxing the rich, Part III | In Focus

Some final tax myths perpetuated by the right.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Consider these arguments about taxing the rich, Part II | In Focus

Some more tax myths perpetuated by the right.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers

Consider these arguments about taxing the rich | In Focus

Many of these arguments are actually myths, according to economist Robert Reich.

Rich Elfers
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

The ‘Tucker Carlson defense’

It can’t be slander if no reasonable person would believe it.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Georgia’s voting laws are more about staying in power than race | In Focus

Let’s compare Georgia’s voting laws to Washington state’s.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Bill of Rights protects vast majority of gun owners | In Focus

Democrats can’t just “take away your guns.”

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

How to solve immigration issues? Stop holding primaries, gerrymandering | In Focus

Most people want common-sense solutions to problems — it’s radical politicians that are holding us back.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Defining Christian Nationalism | In Focus

Taking a look at the Rejectors, Resisters, Accommodators, and Ambassadors of Christian Nationalism.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Victims, persecutors, and saviors: How to escape the “Drama Triangle” | In Focus

Each feed off the other — it takes maturity to break the cycle.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Republican Party can either broaden its base or cease to exist | In Focus

Thoughts on voting restrictions, gerrymandering, and the filibuster.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Trending terms gain traction due to social fear and insecurity | In Focus

What, exactly, is “cancel culture”, “woke culture”, and antifa?

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

The myth of child resiliency | In Focus

Trauma can start at a very early age.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

When politics seems confusing, remember: it’s all about power | In Focus

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell played both sides to stay in power.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

‘The police are the people, and the people are the police’ | In Focus

We need to shift how we think about police in our society.

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"
Rich Elfers, "In Focus"

Majorie Taylor Greene vs. Liz Cheney | In Focus

How should representatives represent their constituents?

Rich Elfers, "In Focus"