Oh say can you sing…

California’s State Song

Dave Marin
Jul 4, 2017 · 4 min read
  • gained the bulk of its territory, including California, through war (the Indian Wars and the Mexican-American war)
  • resolved the issue of slavery by war (the Civil War)
  • became the world’s richest and most powerful country thanks to the bloodiest war in history (World War II)
  • Has been at war more often than not throughout its history
  • Spends more taxpayer dollars than the next seven countries combined on war.
OMG Mary Garden!!!

California Rising

Identity. Resistance. Autonomy. Independence.

Dave Marin

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Chair of the Board, Independent California

California Rising

Identity. Resistance. Autonomy. Independence.