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20 US States Now Working on Process to Secede from the Union

Wednesday 14 November 2012

‘Historians through the years have argued that the Civil War decided, once and for all, the issue of whether states could secede from the union, but that hasn’t stopped a growing number of Americans from entertaining the notion these days.

In fact, since President Obama won re-election earlier this month, cries of “Secession!” have only intensified.

Dozens of petitions signed by tens of thousands of people have been initiated on the White House’s We The People website to “peacefully” grant as many as 20 states the right to “withdraw from the United States and create its own NEW government.”‘

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