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Saturday, October 10 • 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Panel: Secession Movement in The U.S.

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Threats and aspirations of states to secede from the U.S., or arguments justifying secession, have been a feature of the country’s politics for a very long time.  Some have argued for secession as a constitutional right and others from a natural right of evolution.  Discussion topics include secession arguments of fighting out-of-control state legislatures trying to ram big government policies down the throats of voters, and understanding the rghts of self-governance

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John Green

John Green is a Constitutional Lawyer, who currently serves as General Counsel and Chief Law Enforcement Advisor to the United States Bill of Rights Foundation. John earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice (with honors), from the University of Houston and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law. He is an experienced Trial Lawyer, who concentrates on matters related to Liberty. A sound money advocate, John... Read More →

Speakers
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Chandler Gabel

Director, Foundation for New Hampshire Independence
Chandler is a software engineer with a background in customer service and user interface design.  Outside of work, he enjoys hiking in New Hampshire’s wilderness areas and exploring the history and culture of his beloved home state.  A long-time resident of Bedford, he now lives in Merrimack with his wife and son.
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Luis Raul Laracuente

Luis Raul Laracuente was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Inheriting his parents love for politics and helping others he went on to study Political Science at the University of South Florida in Tampa. It was at USF that he began to follow his passion by becoming involved in Student Government, local political campaigns and by going back to his roots, Puerto Rican politics. Luis has been involved with the Puerto Rican statehood movement for... Read More →
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Jason Sorens

Founder, Free State Project
Jason Sorens is Lecturer in Government at Dartmouth College. He received his BA in economics and philosophy from Washington and Lee University and his PhD in political science from Yale University. His research interests include secessionist movements, ethnic politics, civil war, fiscal federalism, and state and local public policies. | | Jason is the father of a five-year-old girl and volunteers for the Upper Valley Land Trust in his spare... Read More →
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Thomas Walls

Head of U.S. Office, Free Republic of Liberland
Tom Walls is a longtime libertarian activist and writer. He is the current head of the U.S. Office of the Free Republic of Liberland, Located on the Danube River, Liberland is a country founded on the principles of individual freedom. In addition to his activities with Liberland, Tom is one of the founders of the RLC. He is also a senior marketing consultant for a large online travel company.


Saturday October 10, 2015 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Trafalgar A

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