YAL in Action

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

Tag: free speech ball
  • Free Speech Ball at Middle Tennessee State University

    My chapter and I had a blast rolling our Free Speech Ball around campus this past week. We were able to spread the ideas of liberty in a very fun and engaging way, and we generated interest for our meeting the next day, which resulted in meeting several new members who were ready to be …

  • Free Speech Ball at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

    Last week, a few members of our executive board and Sasha Anderson got outside and did a little activism. We talked to a few students about our organization and we had a lot of people interested in showing up to our meetings. It was overall a fun time! I really enjoyed getting out there and …

  • Free Speech Ball at the University of Alabama

    Sharks in the water at the University of Alabama!! Carleigh Lloyd and I got almost 100 signatures in support of taking on the restrictions on student speech at the University of Alabama! We rolled around a free speech ball in order to raise awareness about First Amendment rights on campus. The event was a roaring …

  • Free Speech Ball at University of Texas at San Antonio

    On Tuesday, February 13th, The YAL chapter hosted a free speech ball that was rolled around the busiest areas of our campus. The ball caught many students by surprise and many were happy to join in. The opportunity to express oneself freely empowered many to share anything from bible verses to controversial jokes. When the …

  • University of Kentucky Free Speech Ball

    On Tuesday February 14, 2018, the Kentucky Chapter of Young Americans for Liberty (YAL), helped to bring awareness to the unconstitutional free speech rules, such as Administration Regulation 9:2, enacted by the University of Kentucky’s administration. This was done through the means of a “Free Speech Ball” that was rolled through heavily trafficked areas of …

  • Free Speech Ball at Georgia Southern University-Armstrong Campus

    February 1st was an exciting time for the Armstrong YAL chapter. This is our second event on campus this semester and we got a great deal of attention. We talked to many people despite the university not allowing us to table. During our event we got 80 students to stand against the unconstitutional free speech …

  • Tulane University Free Speech Ball

    Yesterday afternoon, the chapter here at Tulane University had their first ever free speech ball event!  We were able to speak with hundreds of students about the ideas of free expression and open discourse, even during these tumultuous times in the political sphere.  Thankfully, students on our campus were very open and receptive to the …

  • Getting the ball rolling at Longwood University

    Today Longwood for Liberty celebrated YALoween with our favorite event, the free speech ball. Starting at 12:15, our members rolled the giant beach ball across some of our universities busiest walkways to protest the repressive free speech policies our campus has in place. We were more than careful to avoid interfering with foot traffic for …

  • Free Speech Ball FLC

    On October 17th and 19th, Young Americans for Liberty, Fort Lewis College had their very first activism event. We were able, as a team to have the free speech ball out for a total of 6 hours during Free Speech Week. We amassed an incredible number of people around our ball right after lunch. With …

  • Free Speech Week at Towson University

    In order to celebrate YAL’s National Free Speech Week, the Towson University chapter hosted a Free Speech Ball event on campus. This was our first activism event since being recognized as an official student group, and it was the first opportunity I have had to get some of our new members involved. Shortly after setting …