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Far-Fetched As They Might Seem, Secession Movements Are Thriving In The Pacific Northwest .

“It doesn’t matter what we think about anything,” said Mark Baird, the spokesman for today’s State of Jefferson movement, an attempt by people in 21 Northern California counties to form their own state. 41 more words

OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting

Threatened wildlife

Animal lovers across the country were up in arms Thursday over U.S. Senate approval of legislation intended to prevent the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service from over-riding state authority for wildlife management in Alaska. 1,527 more words

News

American Abolitionist

This is not a sensational piece. All of the information contained here is found at credible places. Another writer will come along and build upon this information, or tear it down. 1,378 more words

American Political Elections

Hillary’s Electoral Defeat

Yes, Hillary won the popular vote.  But like others before her, she lost the election based on the Electoral System.  It is important for our citizens to remember that our federal government was designed to serve two groups of constituents – the People and the State legislatures.   506 more words

Congressional District

It's my right and I'm entitled to it!

Our culture is rife with ‘rights’ talk.  Just consider a few contemporary claims:

  • right to free health care
  • right to censor views one doesn’t like…
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Assertions

If SD governor willing to do this, why not take next step, join the Tennessee States' rights case?

First, South Dakota is already a Wilson-Fish state which means a private non-profit group determines (along with the US State Department in Washington) how many refugees are placed in the state and where in the world they come from. 407 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program