David Westin was the president of ABC News from 1997 to 2010 and is currently an adviser to BigThink and Bank of America. He got his B.A. and J.D. degree from the University of Michigan and he clerked for Lewis F. Powell of the Supreme Court of the United States. He is the author of Exit Interview.
In losing our ability to navigate, we’ve lost all sense of our surroundings — both in physical space and in public-policy debate