A plan to divide California into three states will be on the state's referendum ballot in November. If it passes and is approved by Congress, it could potentially be a significant change for the better.
Voters will get to consider a plan to create three smaller states, but politicians will make the call.
A rural inland group wants to split from the coastal communities and from Sacramento.
Regions around the world are fighting for independence. If people want to secede, let them!
Little Nationalism can be as destructive of human flourishing as Big Nationalism.
Governments never want to give up power.
If anything, it will make independence more attractive.
The NAACP has filed an appeal to stop the secession, on the grounds that race was an underlying factor in creating the new school district.
Organizer decides he wants to continue to live in Russia.
How long can anger over Trump's election sustain activism?
A secession movement thinks (incorrectly) the state is just one big progressive playground.
The micronations of the Somali diaspora
Former Free State Project head named president of even-more-out-there group!
At Sacramento rally, rural residents say Legislature has ignored their issues
Will Northern California become the nation's 51st state?
Rewriting the Constitution without Washington's permission
The vote was overwhelming but unofficial.
Climate-change fears don't always lead to calls for centralization.