Secession
Secession (derived from the Latin term secessio) is the act of withdrawing from an organization, union, military alliance or especially a political entity. Threats of secession can also be a strategy ...
Confederate Flag Rises Again At South Carolina Statehouse
The group called the flag’s takedown the “greatest treason” in the state’s history on its Facebook event. A year after the controversial rebel banner fell from the Statehouse, the South Carolina Seces...
From Brexit To Texit? Renewed Calls For Texas Secession After EU Vote
Britain's startling decision to leave the European Union has reignited talks of Texas breaking away from the United States..
Obama huddles with tech execs in San Francisco
President Barack Obama is convening a Silicon Valley strategy session on Friday aimed at thwarting hackers who target Americans, though lingering concerns over privacy have iced over the once-chummy t...
Transnistria: Europe's other Crimea
Pro-Russian region carved out of Moldova could be an example of where parts of Ukraine are headed as tensions mount.
Proposals for new Australian States
Proposals for new Australian states have been numerous in the past century; however, to date, no states have been added to Australia since Federation in 1901. Many proposals have suggested an Aborigin...
Proposals for new Australian States - Wikipedia
Secessionism in Western Australia
Secessionism has been a recurring feature of Western Australia's political landscape since shortly after European settlement in 1829. The idea of self governance or secession has often been discussed...
Secessionism in Western Australia - Wikipedia
Belgian Revolution
The Belgian Revolution was the conflict which led to the secession of the southern provinces from the United Kingdom of the Netherlands and established an independent Kingdom of Belgium.The people of ...
Belgian Revolution - Wikipedia
Partition of Belgium
The partition of Belgium, or the dissolution of the Belgian state through the separation of the Dutch-speaking from the French-speaking Belgians, granting them either independence or respective access...
Partition of Belgium - Wikipedia
Secessionist movements of Canada
There have been various movements within Canada for secession.
There is a secessionist movement in Newfoundland based on its unique history, and as a result of its grievances and broken promises w...
Secessionist movements of Canada - Wikipedia
Withdrawal from the European Union
Withdrawal from the European Union is a right of European Union (EU) member states under Treaty on European Union (Article 50): "Any Member State may decide to withdraw from the Union in accordance wi...
Separatist movements of India
Secession in India typically refers to state secession, which is the withdrawal of one or more states from the Union of India. Threats or aspirations to secede from India or arguments justifying seces...
South Island Independence
South Island nationalism refers to a nationalist movement in the South Island of New Zealand. This political viewpoint is not widely held – in the 1999 elections the NZ South Island Party received 2,6...
South Island Independence - Wikipedia
Dissolution of the union between Norway and Sweden in 1905
The dissolution of the union (Bokmål: Unionsoppløsningen; Nynorsk: Unionsoppløysinga; Swedish: Unionsupplösningen) between Norway and Sweden was carried out by the Storting (Norwegian parliame...
Dissolution of the union between Norway and Sweden in 1905 - Wikipedia
Provinces of Papua New Guinea
The provinces of Papua New Guinea are the primary administrative divisions of the country. Provincial governments are branches of the national government– Papua New Guinea is not a federation of provi...
Provinces of Papua New Guinea - Wikipedia
Nationalisms and regionalisms of Spain
The modern country of Spain was formed in the wake of the expansion of the Christian states in northern Spain, a process known as the Reconquista.Several independent Christian Kingdoms and mostly inde...
Nationalisms and regionalisms of Spain - Wikipedia
Secession in the United States
Secession in the United States properly refers to State secession, which is the withdrawal of one or more States from the Union that constitutes the United States; but may loosely refer to cleaving a ...
Secession in the United States - Wikipedia
Secession in Asia
This is a list of currently active separatist movements in Asia. Separatism includes autonomism and secessionism. What is and is not considered an autonomist or secessionist movement is sometimes cont...
Secession in Asia - Wikipedia
Secession in Europe
This is a list of currently active separatist movements in Europe. Separatism often refers to full political secession, though separatist movements may seek nothing more than greater autonomy or to be...
Secession in Europe - Wikipedia
Secession in Oceania
This is a list of currently active separatist movements in Oceania. Separatism includes autonomism and secessionism. What is and is not considered an autonomist or secessionist movement is sometimes c...
Secession in Oceania - Wikipedia
Confederate Flag Rises Again At South Carolina Statehouse
The group called the flag’s takedown the “greatest treason” in the state’s history on its Facebook event. A year after the controversial rebel banner fell from the Statehouse, the South Carolina Seces...