secession movements

  • Long Live French Wallonia!

    The Rassemblement Wallonie France is a political party that wants the Walloon region to secede from Belgium and join France. They haven't achieved much electoral success but they say that there are lots of Walloons sympathetic to their cause.

  • The People Who Wouldn’t Mind if the Pacific Northwest Were Its Own Country

    Last weekend I went to Cascadia Rainingman Festival to talked to Pacific Northwesterners who dream of a utopia based on environmentalism, renewable energy, and rejecting the influence of the rest of America.