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221 Percent Increase In One Year? Why Are So Many People Renouncing American Citizenship?

The number of Americans that renounced their citizenship was 221 percent higher in 2013 than it was in 2012. That is a staggering figure, and it is symptomatic of a larger trend. In recent years, a lot of really good people with very deep roots in this country have made the difficult decision to say goodbye to the United States permanently. A few actually go to the trouble to renounce their citizenship, and that is mostly done for tax purposes. But most willingly choose to leave America for other reasons. Some were very serious when they said they would leave the U.S. if Barack Obama got a second term, some (such as Jesse Ventura) are dismayed at how our freedoms and liberties are eroding and are alarmed at the rise of the Big Brother police state, some are absolutely disgusted by the social and moral decay that is eating away at the foundations of our society, and there are yet others that consider “the grass to be greener” on the other side of the planet. Personally, I have a n

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Comment by Ed Price
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Look up the history of Portugal. There was a time in the history of Portugal that the king of Portugal moved to the Portugal colony of Brazil to protect himself from bad politics that caused the invasion and virtual fall of Portugal.

Let's hope that the people who leave America are only doing so to regroup, to figure out what is going on, and then to come back in political force to help put down the rebellion of the United States Government.

Comment by Anon Commenter
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"What is the militia? (referring to the "militia" mentioned in the 2nd Amendment).

It is the whole people.  To disarm the people, is the best and most effectual way

to enslave them." 


- George Mason, Co-author of the SECOND AMENDMENT. 


Beware the gun-grabbers (who work for the Rothschilds/Rockefellers, their United Nations, and their Council on Foreign Relations) with, or without realizing who they really work for.


Comment by Anon Commenter
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Don't worry about those who "bail" out, and jump ship.

"If you love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the

animating contest for freedom, go home from us in peace.  We seek not your counsel

nor your arms.  Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you;  May your chains set

lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen."



- Samuel Adams

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