YAL in Action

Check out YAL activities on campus and updates from around the liberty movement.

Tag: ball
  • Free Speech Ball at Widener University – Main Campus

    On Wednesday May 2nd 2018, we walked around campus with an 8 feet beach ball with sharpies asking students to write whatever they wanted on our free speech ball! It was tough trying to blow it up, but long story short, we had to use a leafblower! This event gained so much interest by students …

  • Free Speech Ball “SPRING” 2018 at University Of Toledo

    Imagine: March 21st. Cold wind. Giant ball. Exercising rights, but only after torturing yourself with strenuous physical activity. This is exactly what we did, and it was a major success! Every person got the chance to write whatever they wanted on our 10×10 beach ball. From “Make America Great Again” in Arabic to “destroy the …

  • Successful Free Speech Event @ The University of Akron

    YAL Akron was blessed with some warm weather Thursday morning so we decided to break out the free speech ball! This was our best option since our Restore the Fourth kit failed to arrive. State chair Kevin Cline focused on signups while chapter president Brandon Seikaly and events coordinator Jacob Marinak focused on bringing people …

  • Get the Ball Rolling

    YAL at the University of Southern Indiana got the activism ball rolling on September 26th with a Freedom of Speech Ball. It was decided with the current state that the country was in, it was time to allow students to use their right to freedom of speech. Students swarmed the ball and asked questions about …

  • Speech Ball at Western Carolina University, September 5, 2017

    On Tuesday, September 5, my vice president and I, carried out our first speech ball of the year. The weather was quite well, as the sun did not start bearing down on us until later in the day. My vice president, Connor Johnson, and I, met at the coffee shop on campus, where we inflated …

  • YAL at UCI Gets the Free Speech Ball Rolling

    On September 29th, Week 1 of UCI’s Fall Quarter, Young Americans for Liberty executed their biggest tabling event yet. A crew of liberty allies from universities as far as Los Angeles, the Leadership Institute’s Nathan Fatal, and our very own all-star Regional Director Erin Yeoman showed up in force. From dawn till afternoon we enticed …

  • How Displays Elevated My Early Semester Recruitment

    Tip #1: Get a Ron Paul cutout. Let’s face it. Any mention or sight of Ron Paul is a libertarian dog whistle. That’s why during tabling, we had multiple images of Ron Paul and a sign asking people if they liked Ron Paul, among other simple, yet eye catching displays. If you’re trying to find …