Liberals on Secession, Then and Now
I do not advocate secession. I’m pretty much with Erick Erickson on this.
However… I completely understand the anger of the people who are petitioning.
There are a lot of people in this country who feel like no matter what they’ve done or said over the last four years, that the federal government has ignored them at every turn.
All that aside, this is just ridiculous…
A White House petition gathering force calls for citizenship to be stripped and exile for anyone who signs a petition in favor of a state’s secession.
“Mr. President, please sign an executive order such that each American citizen who signed a petition from any state to secede from the USA shall have their citizenship stripped and be peacefully deported,” the full petition reads.
The title of the petition is, “WE PETITION THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO: Strip the Citizenship from Everyone who Signed a Petition to Secede and Exile Them.”
Liberals have such a short memory.
As William Jacobson points out, liberals called for secession in 2004.
Read more on this at Twitchy.com