Biting the Hand That Feeds It

The hard-line progressive wing of the Democratic Party has become Frankenstein’s monster, turning on its creators in Democratic leadership.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @ SXSW. (photo: nrkbeta)

“Cry ‘Havoc!’ and let slip the dogs of war.” — William Shakespeare, from Julius Caesar

Shakespeare should have also perhaps have mentioned that the dogs of war, once unleashed, cannot be again restrained. So too it may prove for Democratic Party leadership who, having unleashed the power of the progressive hard-line on the GOP, now seem unable to control it.