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Is Secession a Good Idea?

DianeCee Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 7:42 AM
Let's go back to the second Sunday of November 2010. Bill Clinton was ELATED to share the news that the USA will be divided by 2050. Yes, let's talk about that and the truth about the social engineering going on right now before our very eyes. Northern states are waving the "Reconstruction" flag of affordable housing, displacing white people in favor of muslims, Indians. Mexicans and blacks. The south is chasing away the free loaders and anti American trolls. Welfare freely flows in the northeast. There isn't enough food stamp money in the south. Division is here.

I’m not talking about secession in the United States, where the issue is linked to the ugliness of slavery (though at least Walter Williams can write about the issue without the risk of being accused of closet racism).

But what about Europe? I have a hard time understanding why nations on the other side of the Atlantic should not be allowed to split up if there are fundamental differences between regions. Who can be against the concept of self-determination?

Heck, tiny Liechtenstein explicitly gives villages the right to secede if two-thirds...