The state's elite took revolving-door entries and exits for granted. They assumed that California was so naturally rich, beautiful and well-endowed that there would always be thousands of newcomers who would queue up for the weather, the shore, the mountains and the hip culture.Step 2: Anarchy
Yet California is nearing the logical limits of progressive adventurism in policy and politics.
Residents carefully plan long highway trips as if they were ancient explorers charting dangerous routes. Tourists warily enter downtown Los Angeles or San Francisco as if visiting a politically unstable nation.
Insatiable state tax collectors and agencies are viewed by the public as if they were corrupt officials of Third World countries seeking bribes. Californians flip their switches unsure of whether the lights will go on. Many are careful about what they say, terrified of progressive thought police who seem more worried about critics than criminals.
Our resolute ancestors took a century to turn a wilderness into California. Our irresolute generation in just a decade or two has been turning California into a wilderness.
Step 3: Communist/ La Raza Revolution in CA. Oregon, Washington State (portion - breaks into West Washington and East Washington) join the Rebellion.
Step 4: US Military moves in to defeat Insurrection and Rebellion. Patriots join the fight.
Step 5: Insurrection is CRUSHED but at great cost. Thus ends the Second Civil War.
This is our future.