Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
OpEdNews Op Eds

Blue States Secede? A Minority's View

By       Message Rand Ratner       (Page 1 of 1 pages)     Permalink    (# of views)   1 comment

Related Topic(s): , Add Tags
Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Author 507317
- Advertisement -

We just had a referendum on hate and what the USA stands for. Hate won. You don't come back from that with calls for unity, rebuilding the Democratic party, or blaming Comey. You don't come back from knowing an overwhelming number of Americans either hate you or don't care that others do. You don't come back to safety knowing that the three largest police unions endorsed Trump. The curtain of delusions and hope has been pulled back. It's over.

It's more than the Trump supporters. It's the millions who didn't like him, but voted for him anyway, because his rabid, hate fueled campaign wasn't enough of a reason not to. It's all those who didn't vote because voting against a white racist running for President wasn't worth the hassle.

I got your message. If I'm not white and heterosexual, I'm the enemy. I don't need to be belittled with another referendum on my rights in four years.

The reason a secession of blue states will be peaceful is the red states will be as happy to be rid of us as we them. To make up for the revenue from blue states that financially support the red states, we'll give them all rights to the USA brand. It's forever mired with the Trump brand. They can have it.

- Advertisement -
The United States I deluded myself into thinking exists doesn't.

(Article changed on November 16, 2016 at 23:06)

 

- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Rand Ratner, who belongs to two minorities, started his activism by getting a high school teacher suspended for bigoted classroom remarks. He's worked on two Presidential campaigns. Currently he's a political science major and shaking things (more...)
 

Rand Ratner Social Media Pages: Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Writers Guidelines
Related Topic(s): , Add Tags
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

STAY IN THE KNOW
If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
Name
Email
   (Opens new browser window)
 

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Freedom Friday - Crippling the Trump Admin Now

Blue States Secede? A Minority's View