Feeling genuine happiness for others as they progress through life is as important to building empathy as sharing the pains of others.
Experts say that social media has poisoned my generation. Yet, when I was in college, Twitter and I had a very healthy relationship. Twitter stayed up with me all those late nights that I spent working on projects. It entertained me during calculus class, so I didn't fall asleep. And when I was meeting new people? [...]