Stories tagged: secession
Mon., July 3, 2017
Leonard Pitts Jr.: The ‘United’ States is anything but
We can transfigure a nation through the simple expedient of a ballot. America is a state of constant reinvention.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 5 p.m.
‘California is a nation, not a state’: A fringe movement wants a break from the U.S.
Bolstered by the election of President Donald Trump, Yes California is collecting the signatures necessary to place a secessionist question on the 2018 ballot. Its goal is to have California …
Sun., Nov. 25, 2012
Spin Control: Secessionists miss mark wide right
After spending the Apple Cup as a Cougar fan in the midst of Huskies, it strikes me that would-be secessionists could learn a lot from the annual intrastate rivalry. That’s …
Sun., April 19, 2009
Governor rides tea party horse
AUSTIN, Texas – Texas Gov. Rick Perry appears to have given new life to the state’s two decades-old tourism promotion – Texas: It’s like a whole other country. The empathy …