YAL in Action

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

Tag: guns
  • YAL Shows Up in Force to University of Texas at San Antonio’s “Second Amendment Political Fight Night”

    UTSA’s Undergrad Political Science Association held an open forum on a very hot and current topic: Gun control! The event was open to all students. We made sure all of our members wore YAL items like shirts and buttons. The event was civil and no personal attacks were made on either side. All YAL members …

  • YAL University of Houston Downtown, Putting the Lead in Liberty Leadership!

    On Friday July 21st, members of the University of Houston Downtown chapter of YAL held an event at Van Road Gun Range in northeast Harris County, focusing on the right to defend yourself, and the right to keep and bear arms, we had experienced shooters, and novices all enjoying the beautiful day, from Ancap themed …

  • Guns & Governments: Does Arms Trade Matter?

      The international arms trade has largely been synonymous with strife, death, and inordinate amounts of violence. The sale of arms is an ancient trade, tracing its roots back to the early days of the Roman Empire. Arms trade, however, goes beyond selling small arms and military-grade weapons. Trading also includes the sale of personnel …

  • Engaging Event: Let’s Have Fun with Guns

    Every YAL chapter experiences fluctuations in enthusiasm, and YAL @ UCLA is no exception. To revitalize interest, we’ve found that “Fun with Guns” events at the local shooting range are a huge excitement boost! This event is a great way to re-involve inactive members and build friendships among your team. Before this event was even over, …

  • Ohio Judge Tells Citizens to “Arm Themselves” after Cutbacks

    Severe budget cutbacks have caused Ashtabula County in Ohio (Ohio’s largest county by area) to cut back its number of Sheriff’s deputies from 112 to 49. The sheriff stated that they no longer have the manpower to imprison all criminals in the county. “I just can’t do it anymore,” he said. “I have to have …

  • Cops fire on Homeowner who subduded Intruder

    Read the article about what the police according to the lawsuit did to cover up their crime from LewRockwell.com

  • Federal Agents Hunting for Guns One House at a Time

    When the people fear the government, there is tyranny. When the government fears the people, there is liberty. –Thomas Jefferson This quote is so applicable in modern America.  Chron.com is reporting that Federal agents are going door to door in Houston looking for citizens’ guns.  The agents argue that they are looking for smuggled weapons, …

  • Gun Sales Spike for Colorado in 2008

    With the passing of 2008 the state of Colorado saw a big spike in the sales of firearms. It appears this is the direct result of the election of Barack Obama. The Rocky Mountain News reports: Gun sales reached record levels in Colorado in 2008, a spike many attributed to fears that Barack Obama’s election …