Why You’re the Reason Washington’s Broken

More than a decade in the nation’s capital convinced Marc J. Dunkelman that politics isn’t broken because of money or lobbyists or gerrymandering or filibusters. The root cause is bound up in how ordinary people invest their time and attention. The people we choose to connect with have a powerful impact on whether we solve big problems. And we’re choosing to connect with different people than any previous generation.