Here it is, personified. Jim Alesi is a New York State Senator; A Republican—and he’s supporting the effort to make gay marriage legal here. He knows it won’t go over well within the party; he knows it likely kills and national hopes; he knows …
And yet, he’s doing what’s right. History will shine brightly on this man.
Just as it will darken those opposing gay marriage. They are the Bull Connors of our day.