Statehood

Some articles on statehood:

Culture Of Jammu And Kashmir - Statehood
... Dogras (67%) are the single largest group in the multi-ethnic region of Punjabis, Paharis, Bakerwals and Gujjars ... Statehood is demanded in Hindu-dominated districts ...
Statehood Day (Slovenia)
... Statehood Day (Slovene Dan državnosti) is a holiday that occurs on every 25 June in Slovenia to commemorate the country's declaration of independence from Yugoslavia in 1991 ... of independence did not come until 26 June 1991, Statehood Day is considered to be June 25 since that was the date on which the initial acts regarding independence were passed and Slovenia ... Statehood Day is not to be confused with Slovenia's Independence and Unity Day, which is celebrated each year on December 26 in honour of the 26 December 1990 official proclamation of the ...
Alaska Statehood - History: The Road To Statehood - Breaking Down The Barriers Toward Statehood
... Alaska's desire for statehood was much aided by the amount of attention it received during WWII and the Cold War years ... Yet even so, many barriers stood between Alaska and statehood ... businesses to be hurt financially by the increase in taxes that would result from statehood ...
Statehood Day (Croatia)
... Statehood Day (Croatian Dan državnosti ) is a holiday that occurs every year on June 25 in Croatia to celebrate the country's 1991 declaration of independence from Yugoslavia ... The Statehood Day is an official holiday, a day off work in Croatia ... The Statehood Day used to be May 30, marking the day when in 1990 the first post-Communist multi-party Parliament was constituted ...
Colorful Colorado - History - Statehood
... The discovery of a major silver lode near Leadville in 1878, triggered the Colorado Silver Boom ... The Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890 invigorated silver mining, and Colorado's last, but greatest, gold strike at Cripple Creek a few months later lured a new generation of gold seekers ...

Famous quotes containing the word statehood:

    We’re for statehood. We want statehood because statehood means the protection of our farms and our fences; and it means schools for our children; and it means progress for the future.
    Willis Goldbeck (1900–1979)