If a state attempted to seceed from the U.S., how should the government respond? (Poll Closed)

  • Secession is illegal. We should send out the army to crush the traitorous rebels!
    1 vote

  • Secession is illegal. Use blockades and sanctions but refrain from the use of military force.
    3 votes

  • Secession is legal only if the international community recognizes the new state. Otherwise it is illegitimate.
    1 vote

  • Secession is legal. States should be allowed to join and leave the union as they see fit.
    24 votes

  • Secession is legal. I'm moving to that state! Down with the federal government!
    18 votes


Posted 10 years.