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#Texit and Factionalism Today

After hearing the news of Britain’s referendum to leave the European Union passed in June this year, the call for Texas’ secession grew… again. Just as the hashtag Brexit was trending, so was another, Texit, a call by many unhappy Texans for Texas to leave the union of the United States. 262 more words


The Home Brigade is Born

In the spring of 1861 Maryland, like the nation, was being torn asunder. Blood was spilt on the streets of Baltimore as rioters clashed with northern volunteers… 691 more words

Agitations, quest and questions in bids for secession

Breaking Times’ reports (source: Sit-at-Home Directive ; IPOB More Tactical, Evades Military Joint Task Force | Breaking Times) today on the successful conduct of the sit–at–home directive from Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) and Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) to the Igbos in Nigeria are thought–provoking. 738 more words


Why is Support for National Secession on the Rise in many European Union Member States? With Focus on Scotland and Catalonia.

First published May 2015

Chapter 1 – Introduction

National regional movements seeking greater political autonomy or outright independence have existed in Europe since the late nineteenth and early twentieth century but many have experienced a ‘mass renewal’ since the 1960s (Smith, 2000, pp. 10,367 more words

Catalan Nationalism

16/09/16 ~ polish poster designs.

‘niedzielny poranek’ poster.

‘swoszowice’ poster.

‘frich von stroheim’ poster.

‘tukti dopapierosow’ poster.

polish artists began rising in the 1890’s.”jugendstil, secession, japanism and modernist styles like cubism were mixed with traditional elements of symbolism and national folklore.(Austoni)” polish poster artwork was unique because of their attention to genuine artistic style. 67 more words

Resisting radicalism: Canada & Dixie

Tory Canada, governed from 1791 until 1841 under the so-called Family Compact (which was loyalist, traditionalist and heavily Anglican), successfully repelled Whig radical imperialists from New England in the… 257 more words


William Jefferson Clinton on Immigration [nc]

Joseph R. John
To jrjassoc@earthlink.net
Today at 4:39 AM

Only 1 ½ minutes long, but an Excellent speech by Democratic President William Jefferson Clinton

https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4351026/clinton-1995-immigration… 26 more words