On Sunday the people of southern Sudan will almost certainly vote to secede from the country.
A third group, Al-Hirak Al Janoubi, is gaining ground with calls for southern Yemen to secede.
This time, the heirs of the Confederacy have learned that is more effective to suborn the government than secede.
Voters in a corner of Colorado will vote Tuesday on whether to secede from the state.
Hundreds of thousands of petitioners in a handful of red states still want to secede?
If any do secede, B. may be elected; if not, I think it is one hundred to one that Jef.
What are the consequences of this right of a State to secede from the Union?
He thought that South Carolina ought to secede, but not alone; and that a union in favor of secession would take place.
He saw that if the Southern States must secede, the quicker they did so the better.
The first to secede was Bavaria, which allied itself with Austria and joined its forces to those of the allies.
1702, "to leave one's companions," from Latin secedere "go away, withdraw, separate; rebel, revolt" (see secession). Sense of "to withdraw from a political or religious alliance of union" is recorded from 1755, originally especially in reference to the Church of Scotland. Related: Seceded; seceding; seceder.