YAL in Action

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

Tag: Bitcoin
  • Banking on Bitcoin

         On October 10, 2017, the YAL chapter at Liberty University held an event discussing the topic of cryptocurrencies, as well as internet freedom. The members in YAL tabled outside the library for days, teaching their peers the advantages of using cryptocurrencies. Some advantages include increased privacy, taking power away from the Federal Reserve, …

  • Deep Web Screening at Rocky Mountain College

    On Tuesday, September 27, 2016, Rocky Mountain College Young Americans For Liberty and Students for Sensible Drug Policy was able to successfully host a Hollywood premiere of Alex Winter’s Deep Web movie with the help from a grant from Students For Liberty. To host a successful student event on campus, it takes time and energy, …

  • Hosting Lectures with Grove City Professors

    Over the last few weeks, Grove City College Young Americans for Liberty has hosted three great lectures from Grove City professors. On March 24, Dr. Gary Smith, professor of history, spoke on religious liberty and how it has been treated by recent US presidents including Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush. It was …

  • Bitcoin entering the mainstream

    Bitcoin, the most widely used alternative currency around the world, is entering a new chapter in its development, one that is sure to propel it into mainstream US business and society. The first of a series of events that have highlighted this transition occurred earlier this week when Mt. Gox, the world’s largest Bitcoin currency …

  • Alternative Currency at Liberty Forum

    New Hampshire’s Liberty Forum, put on by The Free State Project was such an awesome opportunity for YAL at the University of New Hampshire-Manchester. We have gained so much support throughout our community. One of the hottest topics at Liberty Forum was alternative currency. Shire Silver, a company founded by Ron Helwig, was a hot …