The Duopoly’s Blue Dog Weapon

If Facebook is any measure, in a single day a new, strong trend has begun among progressives. Bernie is getting at least as much love as Biden, and I am afraid that there is an overwrought expectation that, as Chair of the Senate Budget Committee, Sanders will magically deliver the funding for the progressive programs he has been fighting for.

Many already believe that with Biden in the White House activists and their allies will relax their efforts, reckoning that Democratic control of government will automatically produce benefits for the people and environment. Now, there is…