YAL in Action

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

Tag: college
  • Free Speech at Northern Illinois University

    On the Wednesday of November 29th, 2017, the Northern Illinois University Young Americans for Liberty chapter held an event in the common areas of the university supporting the idea of free speech on college campuses. This was alongside our Leadership Institute Representative, Mr. Nathan Williamson, who we worked with to gather signatures for a petition …

  • Bringing Harmabe and Liberty to Bristol Community College

    With all the recent controversy over at UMASS Amherst over Harambe memes and free speech, I decided it would be a smart tactic to include Harambe at my YAL Chapter’s table at the BCC Annual Club Fair. I went and printed out some “Saving Private Harambe” Memes, grabbed my materials, and set up shop (Which …

  • Drunken Hook-Ups a Thing of the Past?

    It happens often: People get drunk and hook-up.  If this is a shock to you, then I doubt you’ve been to college.  However, the days of “getting lucky” are over.  Instead of luck, it is considered rape. Wait.  What? Just recently, after complaints about sexually hostile environments on campuses, U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education Russlynn Ali sent …

  • What is it about 20-somethings?

    Asks a New York Times contributor: It’s happening all over, in all sorts of families, not just young people moving back home but also young people taking longer to reach adulthood overall. It’s a development that predates the current economic doldrums, and no one knows yet what the impact will be — on the prospects …