YAL in Action

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

Tag: Indiana
  • Student Involvement Fair at Indiana University

    My name is Tristan Montgomery, and I am the new Chapter President for YAL at Indiana University. Yesterday, we had the Student Involvement Fair here on campus. My state representative gave me several useful tips on how to recruit effectively. For example, instead of sitting behind the table, I stood in front and gathered signups. …

  • Self Defense Rights come to IUK

    On Tuesday, November 20th, YAL at Indiana University Kokomo hosted the Your Life, Your Right event. This event was very engaging, interesting, and was ultimately a great way to approach the often contentious issue of self defense on college campuses. Our group decided to go with the “Dodgeball-free Zone” variation of this event, because we …

  • Fight for Free Speech was a big success!

    Our chapter had decided to take part in the annual “Fight for Free Speech” initiative at Indiana University Kokomo. As far as activism goes, this is slightly more complicated than some of the other events, mainly because of either constructing the Free Speech Wall or being able to inflate the Free Speech Ball on your …

  • YAL at IUPUI to host Civil Liberties College Tour Stop

    Young Americans for Liberty at IUPUI will be hosting one of the stops on the YAL Civil Liberties College Tour on Tuesday February 7th! At the current moment, an event of this nature is certainly necessary, as every day, we are seeing our rights whittled away by a government that has stepped far outside of …

  • Indiana YAL State Convention, Fall 2011

    On December 3, 2011, a group of over thirty student activists came to IUPUI for the Fall 2011 Young Americans for Liberty State Convention. They came to network with each other and see the speakers that were invited to the event, among them constitutional expert and 2012 Indiana Senate Candidate Andrew Horning, former Ohio State …

  • YAL at Indiana University Hosts Indiana State Conference

    The YAL chapter at Indiana University was so pleased to host the semi-annual Indiana state conference. Five out of the six chapters (Purdue University, Grace College, IUPUI, IU Southeast, and of course IU Bloomington) were represented, with a total of 20 in attendance. This was the second statewide conference here in Indiana. Not only was …

  • Indiana’s Statewide Conference

    On Saturday, I attended the Indiana Statewide Young Americans for Liberty/Campaign for Liberty Conference on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN.  The event was well attended, well organized, and full of discussion about how to be most effective as a statewide liberty movement.  After some introductory presentations by YAL Indiana State Chair …

  • Purdue Chapter Going Strong

      The Purdue University YAL chapter is persistently fighting for liberty on campus.  Their next event is one of their monthly “Freedom Forums,” this time about concealed carry on campus.  The image above is one they are distributing on campus and the area. Purdue’s YAL chapter also has other upcoming events, including a Indiana state …

  • Another Anti-War Conservative

    James Antle takes a look at John Hostettler, the former Indiana congressman and Iraq War opponent, who hopes to challenge the centrist Democrat Evan Bayh in  this year’s Senate race. The race should be interesting, especially since Rep. Mike Pence, a pro-war Republican with national popularity, has declined to run, making Hostettler, at least for …