You were director of policy planning in the State Department, and you gave it up to spend more time with your teenage sons. Are you sure you weren't fired?
I am quite certain. I think that says it all that leaving to spend time with your children is a euphemism in Washington for getting fired.
What made you write about it for the Atlantic?
It was hard to do. Saying that women can't have it all felt like a betrayal. But if you look at the numbers, women enter the workforce in the same numbers as...