YAL in Action

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

Tag: Deep Web
  • Deep Web at Ferris State

    On Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 8:00 PM, the Ferris State Young Americans for Liberty chapter held the showing of the Deep Web documentary. We had a bit of a late start, as we had some technical issues, but with the help of our awesome regional director, Matt D’Alesio, we were up and running by …

  • Hillsdale YAL Hosts Deep Web Screening

    A good group came out to join us for our screening of Deep Web. It was a huge hit, regardless of preconceived biases on the subject. More so, there was a strong since of empathy for those affected by the trial. I was originally worried on whether or not the movie would hold people for …

  • SDSU Deep Web Screening

    The Deep Web is a misunderstood computer network that has been used by people all over the world to maintain the free flow of information. Although it has a reputation for being a marketplace for shady activities such as drug dealing and hitman services, the Deep Web is used by journalists who live in totalitarian …

  • Hamline University SSDP Hosts “Deep Web” Movie Night

    I first had the opportunity to see Lyn Ulbricht speak at a Students for Sensible Drug Policy conference in Washington D.C. last spring. Ulbricht is a libertarian activist who is fighting for the release of her incarcerated son Ross Ulbricht, who is currently serving a life sentence for allegedly operating the Silk Road, the first …

  • UC Deep Web Screening

    The University of Cincinnati YAL chapter recently had a screening of the movie Deep Web on campus. To promote the event, many UC YAL members distributed small bags of oregano at a table event to help educate and stimulate conversation within the student population about the authoritarian nature of the nation’s current drug laws. Many …

  • Deep Web Screening at New Mexico State University

    This was our group’s second movie debut ever and it was a hit! We had a group of almost all new members and had a riveting discussion. Everyone was thrilled with the movie and thought that it was very well done. Most of our members had a little background knowledge of Ross Ulbricht and the …

  • 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, …

  • Deep Web – Carthage College

    On September 27th, Carthage College participated in YAL’s national screening of Deep Web and live Q&A. We ran into an immediate obstacle in having difficulties with finding an open room during the scheduled time, but we managed to pull a good event together in relatively short notice. Another member and I tabled in an on-campus coffee …

  • South AL Brings Liberty to Deep Places

    The University of South Alabama chapter strengthened Liberty last week with a screening of Deep Web. Students nationwide have watched and responded to the documentary, and our members wanted to take part in the conversation. We were educated on the Deep Web, a contrasting part of the internet many are unfamiliar with. Many of us were …

  • Arizona State Movie Night

    Last week, Young Americans for Liberty at Arizona State teamed up with the Students for Sensible Drug Policy at Arizona State to show the film “Deep Web”. A film that told story of cryptography, the drug war, and online drug trafficking. It was a great opportunity for both of our clubs to learn about an …