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Tag: Georgia
  • Georgia gun bill becomes law and nobody dies

    Pictured above: What never happened. The strangest thing happened Tuesday. I didn’t die in a shooting rampage.   Normally this sort of statement would seem a bit ridiculous, but according to progressives all over the country, Georgia was supposed to become the wild west at midnight on July 1 as the latest gun bill took …

  • Georgia Governor Nathan Deal gets unwanted surprise at his own event

    Attendees of Georgia’s 3rd annual “Grillin’ With the Governor” returned to their cars this year to find a little something extra.   The event, put on by Georgia’s Republican Governor Nathan Deal, was the subject of a literature canvass by volunteers from the group Georgia Gun Owners stating that Deal “killed pro-gun bills in 2013” and …

  • Republican mayor in Georgia has questions for his own party

    In a slight breach of political etiquette, Dalton Mayor David Pennington recently threw his hat into the ring for the 2014 Republican primary as a candidate for Governor of Georgia. The twist to this story is the fact that the man he will be facing is Georgia’s current Republican Governor Nathan Deal.    In a …

  • Georgia Is for Censors

    The Georgia Department of Driver Services plans to amend its Rules and Regulations, Ch. 375-2-3-.02, regarding “Special Prestige License Plates” (also known as “vanity plates”) to prohibit any references to guns on the plates. When I looked up the state constitution of Georgia, I discovered that there is indeed a bill of rights section which …

  • GA’s Clayton State YAL Chapter Tables, Screens Film

    Operation Politically Homeless was underway at Clayton State University (15 minutes south of downtown Atlanta, GA) this Tuesday, with the World’s Smallest Political Quiz helping to identify liberty-minded students and recruit them to YAL. A word of advice: When approaching people, do NOT ask them if they would like to take the quiz. Instead, try …

  • YAL – UGA Tabling in Athens GA

    The good folks of Athens, GA are becoming more and more receptive to the philosophy of liberty.  GOOOOO DAWGS SIC ‘EM WOOF WOOOF WOOF!!!  Yeah, our football team is amazing.  Also, we’re having a CONSTITUION DAY PARTY Sept 17th.

  • Austrian Economics and the Liberty Movement

    A big “wassup” from Athens, GA, home of Widespread Panic, Weaver D’s and Mark Richt! This is my first post here, though there’ll be more to follow.  This Tuesday (3/23) I’ll be giving a lecture on Austrian economics and the Liberty movement, and I’d appreciate any help y’all could give in promoting it. Sadly, YAL …

  • Good news for Georgia students

    We have a new YAL group just started up at UGA! Another is already forming at Southern Polytechnic State. If you are a student at either school, email me at kmoen@campusreform.org to get involved. Actually, if you go to any school in Georgia or South Carolina, email me so we can start a YAL group …

  • Students from Georgia and South Carolina!

    Did you know that there are only a total of 4 college YAL chapters in the great states of Georgia and South Carolina? If you go to college in either of these states and want to start a YAL chapter on your campus, let me know. I work for the Leadership Institute, a non-profit, non-partisan …