The Northern Case for Southern Secession

The Case for Southern Secession My grandparents were married for 54 years. My grandfather could be lovely, and he could just as easily be disdainful or absent. On the eve of their 54th New Year’s Eve together, my grandmother refused to accompany my grandfather to their condo in Florida….

The United States of Urbanistan

It may be time for big states and cities to secede. Small states get – per person – more government aid and votes in Congress; they drive the debate; they keep us from living like the smart, forward-moving urbanites we are; and when they don’t get their way, they throw…