... and why some of us become secessionists. In September 2009, Cary Wise, a patriotic veteran of the Vietnam War, made a difficult decision to join the Texas Nationalist Movement. He did so, not because he hated the United States, but because he hated what its government had become.
Even if you are not a secessionist, Mr. Wise's essay is a stirring testimony that will motivate you to keep up the struggle -- so that you, your children, and grandchildren will have something important to live for.
I encourage you to read it in Russell Longcore's DumpDC.