Social media may connect people to the world around us, but it also, ironically, pushes us further and further from our fellow man, and has had a corrosive impact on too many of our lives.
Some think that, somehow, understanding and connecting with established order provides you a better understanding of how to lead that department. I think it shackles you to the status quo.
Trump has nominated a tough, courageous reformer for education secretary. No wonder teachers unions are in panic mode.
It can often seem as if lawmakers are bogged down by the smallness of the job and lose sight of the bigness.