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From the Mid-Hudson Valley Perspective Archive

SOUTHERN NATIONALISTS AGAIN CRYING ‘SECEDE’

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - As 21st century activists seek to topple monuments to the 19th century Confederate rebellion, some white Southerners are again advocating for what the Confederates tried and failed to do: secede from the Union.

(Posted Saturday, August 12, 2017 )   <Read it>

--Fox-6 Birmingham (AP)--

Editorial Comment

If you understand the Constitution, you might question why movements like this never even rate a mention in any president’s “State of the Union” address to congress. - BK