Six Californias

History Suggests Left’s #CalExit Secession Movement is Doomed

The “CalExit” leftists who want California to secede from the Union now that President-elect Donald J. Trump is preparing to take office have a tough history to face: no effort to divide California, or to secede from the United States, has ever succeeded.

Calexit (Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press)

Calexit: Brexit Excites Californians Wanting to Secede

The stunning victory of the “Brexit” campaign last week, which heralds the departure of Britain from the European Union, has excited movements for national sovereignty across Europe — and a secessionist movement in California as well.

California Tattoo (Joel Pollak / Breitbart News)