I sure hope he's right that we've finally reached a turning point toward more equity.
Meanwhile, Matt Yglesias, liberal policy blogger, offered this in response to the passing of health care reform.
No, no, no, no -- that can't be. Not when parts of U.S. cities still "house" their poor and crazy residents like this:
That is my neighbor's home.
This country is too rich to allow people to live in this sort of squalor. If passing this bill proves anything, it is that we can do better. Let's get on with it.