Nigel Farage and Brexit posse consult on proposal to break up California

Nigel Farage and Brexit posse consult on proposal to break up California
(Image: Screen grab of ACU video, YouTube)

[Ed. – Don’t miss the interesting point that the proposal to break California into two states looks virtually identical to the one J.E. Dyer outlined here in November 2016 (see Proposition I).]

The ‘Bad Boys of Brexit‘ who led the campaign to break Britain away from the European Union have taken on a new exit challenge: splitting California into two states.

Former UKip leader Nigel Farage and Leave backer Arron Banks have just returned from the United States, where they helped raise $1million (£800,000) for a ‘Calexit’ campaign, which would split California into two eastern and western regions.

There are several ‘Calexit’ campaigns competing for a referendum in the United States, with one aiming to remove the state from America entirely as a response to President Donald Trump being elected last year.

Farage and Banks, who led the ‘Leave.EU’ campaign, appear to be pitting the eastern, more rural side of California against the western ‘coastal elite’ liberals in Los Angeles and San Francisco.

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