Actor and presidential speechwriter Ben Stein thinks secession talk is “silly,” and then proceeds to repeat the usual non-arguments against it. I’m by myself in this episode, responding to what Ben had to say.
“Secession Is for Morons,” by Ben Stein
For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War, by James McPherson
The Real Lincoln, by Tom DiLorenzo
Blog Post Mentioned
“James Madison: States Need Recourse Against Courts,” by Tom Woods
Ep. 694 After Brexit, American Secession? (Michael Malice)
Ep. 326 What I Told the Washington Post About Secession
Ep. 322 Lysander Spooner: Anti-Slavery, Pro-Secession
Ep. 261 A Progressive for Secession (Kirkpatrick Sale)
Ep. 196 Secession, the South, and the Modern State (Donald Livingston)
Ep. 52 Secede!
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