YAL in Action

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

Tag: feminism
  • The Fatal Conceit of Privilege Checking

    There is an ongoing debate within the libertarian community on whether libertarians focus enough on “privilege.” Telling an individual to “check their privilege” urges them to look at the overarching power structures that disproportionately affect different groups, and to appreciate the fact that, statistically, they are more or less likely to have certain advantages over …

  • Are Feminism and Libertarianism Compatible?

    I’ve noticed recently a particular debate become more frequent within the libertarian community. And as I’ve watched it unfold, it’s obvious that the topic is a rather divisive one, creating much conflict even between groups of liberty friends that generally agree with each other.   A mere YouTube video posted in a libertarian Facebook group …

  • YAL MTSU Marches against Victim Blaming

    October 2nd, the MTSU chapter of YAL attended, tabled at, and was an official ally of the Nashville Slutwalk. The … what? Slutwalk is an international movement to fight the blaming of the victims of sexual abuse and violence for the actions taken against them. It was started after a police officer in Canada told a classroom …