Liberals need something to fix with never-ending new programs
Reader comment on: Stephen Carter on Inequality and Poverty
Submitted by David in Cal (United States), Oct 20, 2015 21:35
Poverty is no longer much of a problem -- not in the traditional sense of people starving or goingwithout clothing okr homeless. Well, street people still exist, but they're mostly suffering from emotional problems of one sort or another. In short, social welfare programs are substantially working.
However, inequality will never go away. And, it provides a sources of Devils to hate. It's a political winner.
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