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Bryn Biemeck: WAY too conservative for the 63rd Assembly District of Wisconsin

Republican Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos has implemented Scott Walker’s far-right agenda in Wisconsin, which includes stripping public employees of their collective bargaining rights, repealing Wisconsin’s equal pay law, cutting pay for public employees, making it harder for Wisconsinites to vote, gerrymandering congressional and state legislative districts to benefit Republicans, and forcing women who want to have an abortion to undergo ultrasounds against their will. 266 more words

Wisconsin

Secession and the Constitution

Was Lincoln Right?

In December of 1860, the state of South Carolina held a special convention to answer a monumental question: should South Carolina secede from the Union, and remove itself from its brethren, becoming a fully independent nation? 2,028 more words

Constitutional History

SECESSION UP FOR VOTE IN ALL 50 STATES THIS NOVEMBER

Washington, D.C. – Time and again, at meetings of the National Governors’ Association (NGA), there is one recurring issue that’s always on its agenda: the continuing gridlock in Washington, D.C. 239 more words

International

PHILIPPINES TO SECEDE FROM THE UNITED STATES

Manila, Philippines - President Barack Obama’s upcoming visit to the Philippines later this month is being described as an effort to seal the friendship between Uncle Sam and Juan dela Cruz.   218 more words

International

The Myth of the Lost Cause

I suppose the first order of business is to establish just what this Lost Cause myth is. We’ll spend quite a number of blog pages explaining why it’s bogus. 1,054 more words

Abraham Lincoln

The party of secession

Wisconsin Republicans will vote next month on whether they support allowing the state to secede from the United States of America.

Last month, one of the Republican caucuses in the state passed a resolution asserting the state’s right to secede. 150 more words

Ryan Hite

Bundy Ranch and State Secession

Prediction & Harolds

Briefly: A friend made the argument that folks showing up with guns at the Bundy Ranch was a good idea, unlike #OWS where people showed up with cardboard, sharpies and their good will. 736 more words

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