Last week I posted a commentary calling on 15 States that had strong Christian populations to begin the process of seceding from the #AmericanUnion…immediately! Very similar to the way the United Kingdom seceded from the European Union on June 23, 2016. But secede from what to what is the typical response I receive.
On my 9/29/16 broadcast, I discussed a couple of articles describing some issues related to real time events in Switzerland. These are not events from decades ago, they are happening right now and they illustrate what federalism actually is versus what we have today that we claim is federalism here in the #AmericanUnion. The issue I discussed on my show regarded one Canton in Switzerland banning the wearing of the Burka. Seemingly not a big deal right? We live in an age of terror, and thus wearing of the Burka in any European country is raising considerable security concerns in light of recent radical Islamic attacks. No big deal right? Seems reasonable that the Swiss would take this step as other countries have done as well; France being one of them.
Well, what makes it a big deal to me is not that they banned the Burka, that kinda makes sense to me. But why they banned the Burka in this Canton is what caught my attention. But before I go into that, let me explain a little about the Swiss style of federalism; completely different than what we think of federalism here in the #AmericanUnion even though we claim we are federalist. After all, we have a federal government don’t we? Continue Reading