YAL in Action

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

Tag: Operation Iraqi Freedom
  • Libertarian vets weigh in on Chris Kyle, Iraq War

    By Zach Foster, Chris Padilla, Adam Clossman The cornerstone of libertarian philosophy is the non-aggression principle: you won’t harm anyone if they won’t harm you either. This principle guides our conduct in peace and in war. We’re libertarians who served in the Global War on Terrorism; a soldier, a sailor, and a marine. Chris Kyle, photo by Cpl. …

  • Maliki’s consolidation of power continues in Iraq

    Arrest warrant issued against Iraq central bank governor Shabibi Kirk Sowell of Inside Iraqi Politics is reporting that an arrest warrant has been issued against Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) Governor Sinan al-Shabibi. According to Sowell, Iraqi press is reporting that Shabibi is wanted for corruption, but urged skepticism. As I covered previously, Iraqi Prime …

  • Will Obama Actually End Combat Missions in Iraq?

    Recently the Obama Administration has stated that it plans to effectively end combat missions by the end of August.  This would end Operation Iraqi Freedom, though if I remember correctly, we already declared “mission accomplished” there and began Operation New Dawn. As American military history has shown, we will most likely never leave Iraq completely …