"Whenever any form of government is destructive of these ends [life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness] it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government in such form as to them shall seem most likely to affect their safety and happiness." Declaration of Independence, 1776

Organizations for Secession

See also Bibliography (with some links) on Secession

  • The Middlebury Institute -- "The Middlebury Institute has been launched by a group of activists and professionals to promote the serious study of separatism, secession, self-determination and similar devolutionary trends and developments, on both national and international scales."
  • THE FIRST NORTH AMERICAN SECESSIONIST CONVENTION: Burlington, Vermont, November 3-5, 2006.
  • THE SECOND NORTH AMERICAN SECESSIONIST CONVENTION: Chattanooga, Tennessee, October 3-4, 2007.
  • THE THIRD NORTH AMERICAN SECESSIONIST CONVENTION: November 14-16, 2008 in Manchester, New Hampshire.
  • Secession.net -- "The primary political right of the individual and of political communities must be to secede from any larger political entity."
  • Seditionist and Sovereignty Movements in the USA
  • Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization


  • Alaskan Independence Party


  • Free Alberta


  • A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION PROPOSING THE DISSOLUTION OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA IF CERTAIN CONDITIONS OCCUR. (HCR 2034), State of Arizona, House of Representatives, Forty-fourth Legislature, Second Regular Session, 2000. Introduced by Representatives Johnson, Cooley.


  • Cascadia Independence Project (includes the regions of Washington, Oregon and British Columbia).
  • Republic of Cascadia
  • Republic of Cascadia


  • Dixie Broadcasting
  • Southern Party of Georgia


  • Free Hawaii
  • Hawaiian Kingdom
  • Hawaii Nation
  • Ka Lahui Hawaii

    Jefferson State

  • Jefferson State -- "a grand plan to form a new state from portions of southern Oregon and northern California."


  • Republic of Lakotah
  • Lakota Indian Secession Movement Begins -- Video (YouTube)
  • Russell Means Pt 1 Lakotah Sovereignty -- Video (YouTube)
  • Russell Means Pt 2 Colonialism & World Order You're Next -- Video (YouTube)


  • Free State Project
  • New Hampshire Liberty
  • Republic of New Hampshire

    New York

  • Winnecomac

    Noth Star Republic

  • North Star Republic (Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan)


  • The Ohio Republic

    Puerto Rico

  • Puerto Rico Independence Party


  • Parti Quebecois


  • South Confederate Legion -- "The Confederate Legion has been created with the mission and purpose of gaining sufficient popular support whereby the Confederate States of America might be liberated and restored as a free and independent people and nation."
  • Southern National Congress Committee

    League of the South: -- "The League of the South is a Southern Nationalist organization whose ultimate goal is a free and independent Southern republic."

  • Alabama League of the South,
  • California League of the South,
  • Florida League of the South,
  • Mississippi League of the South,
  • Northwest Region League of the South, (covering the states of Idaho, Montana, Oregon & Washington).
  • Oklahoma League of the South,
  • South Carolina League of the South,

    South Carolina

  • South Carolina Christian Exodus


  • Texas Nationalist Movement (forrmerly Republic of Texas)
  • United Republic of Texas
  • Texas Secession: Left, Right and Center agree! US Empire set us free!
  • Texas Secede

    Upper Middle West

  • The Peoples Republic of the North Star


  • Second Vermont Republic
  • Vermont Commons