Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Subscribe Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Share on Google Plus Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Plus Share via Email Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Resize Text Print Article Comments Innovations Perspective Perspective Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events by Vivek Wadhwa by Vivek Wadhwa Email the author April 17 at 10:28 AM Email the author (AP) Just four years ago, I was a cheerleader. Social media was supposed to be the great hope for democracy. I know because I told the world so. I said … [Read more...] about I was wrong. Too much tech is ruining lives.