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The Texas Nationalist Movement, which hasn't yet verified how many signatures it has, doesn't buy the argument that the state can't secede.
And the reason so many American states would like to secede, says Brigadier General Masud Jazayeri, is that Americans are becoming increasingly discontented with their central government.
While the attempt to create North Colorado is only in the beginning stages, counties seeking to secede has already received support from one (http://denver.
Some felt it was treasonous to secede from England, but those 'traitors' became our country's greatest patriots.
Sunday was the last day for Texas' petition to secede from the union to gather 25,000 digital signatures, the number needed to warrant a response from the White House.
There are around 10,000 southern military officers from different ranks were relieved following the south's decision to secede from the north.
Shooting broke out in the capital of Sudan's South Kordofan state Monday, the latest eruption of violence in the tense border region as the country's south prepares to secede, Reuters reported South Sudan is scheduled to become a separate country in less than five weeks, but the split has been complicated by unresolved issues like the exact position of the common border and oil revenue-sharing.
Al Baidh, who is exiled in Germany, has been calling for the south to secede from the north and end a unity deal in place since May 22, 1990.
The best option would be to allow the city of Los Angeles to secede from the LAUSD, or allow the 26 other cities to secede and join other districts, create their own districts, or form a Joint Powers Authority.
argues that any group of people has the moral right to secede and form a state as long as the secession will leave both resulting states in a position to perform the requisite political functions.
There is no sensible and rational government in East Timor, now or in the future, as there is none anywhere in the world, that could tell the Acehnese and the Papuans that we support their right to secede from Indonesia.