They’ve declared that they’re seceding from the Union, but nobody knows who’s now in power.
There were districts that rose in blind rebellion, arrested the local officials, expelled the agents of Washington, killed the tax collectors-then, announcing their secession from the country, went on to the final extreme of the very evil that had destroyed them, as if fighting murder with suicide: went on to seize all property within their reach, to declare community bondage of all to all, and to perish within a week, their meager loot consumed, in the bloody hatred of all for all, inů
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The people of Serbia were upset over Kosovo’s secession.
One 2007 poll found that 13% of Vermont’s population support secession from the United States.