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Constitutional scholar Akhil Reed Amar argues that the permanence of t...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
Constitutional scholar Akhil Reed Amar argues that the permanence of the Union of the states changed significantly when the U.S. Constitution replaced the Articles of Confederation. This action "signaled its decisive break with the Articles' regime of state sovereignty." By adopting a constitution—rather than a treaty, or a compact, or an instrument of confederacy, etc.—that created a new body of government designed to be senior to the several states, and by approving the particular language and provisions
secession in the united states

The Missing States of the United States

HowStuffWorks - 16 Aug 2018
At least two states were proposed during the Civil War as a protest against the Confederates States of America and its push for secession from the Union. Nickajack was one. A combination of southeast Tennessee and northern Alabama, this area was full ...
secession in the united states

Quixotic effort to secede California from US to get reboot

Politico - 31 Jul 2018
LOS ANGELES — Organizers of a campaign to split California from the United States will abandon their improbable initiative this week — then re-launch it to include not only secession, but the creation of an “autonomous Native American nation” ...
secession in the united states

Poll: 39 percent back secession, strongest among Democrats, blacks

Washington Examiner - 12 Aug 2018
With growing liberal opposition to President Trump around the country, a new poll finds strong support for secession among Democrats and blacks. According to the John Zogby Strategies survey, 39 percent of the country support states breaking away from ...
secession in the united states

Save us from another kooky California breakup plan

Los Angeles Times - 07 Aug 2018
Now, not only do they want California to leave the United States, but they also want to split the state into two pieces. It's a secession/breakup double whammy. The eastern half of California would be broken off to form a new autonomous Native American ...
secession in the united states

Saudi Arabia threatens to support Quebec's secession from Canada.

The New Republic - 06 Aug 2018
Normally, the United States would support Canada over Saudi Arabia in a human rights dispute. But this is no longer certain. President Donald Trump is generally pro-Saudi Arabia and has rocky relations with Justin Trudeau. As Bessma Momani, a professor ...

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