Tag: civil war

South Carolina gives Utah a thumbs up

Issues of state sovereignty are a perennial concern at the Utah State Legislature, so one can imagine lawmakers greeting with enthusiasm a recent resolution by first-to-secede-from-the-union-South Carolina that endorsed Utah’s fight to take control of public lands. TO EXPRESS SUPPORT TO THE WESTERN STATES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE FEDERAL TRANSFER OF PUBLIC LANDS

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Better UTAH Beat Episode 38 – February 26, 2013

The following is the transcript from this week’s Better UTAH Beat. It aired on February 26, 2013. ——– We haven’t always been the United States of America. In fact, we used to be these United States of America. Did you catch the difference? It’s the difference between plural and singular usage: The first use relies

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America is under attack

America is under attack, and it isn’t hand-wringing liberal secularists this time around. Extreme proponents of states’ rights are setting up a false divide between state government and federal government, an attitude that neglects the United part of United States. Those attitudes were on display in full force this morning during US Senator Mike Lee’s

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