YAL in Action

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

Tag: Operation Politically Homeless
  • Eastern Washington University Dominates as the only Political Group on Campus

    With this presidential election year no doubt being one of the most surprising, there was no short of surprises at our club’s fair this year to find out that amongst our 250 Clubs/Sponsors on campus, YAL happened to be the only political club. It was brought to my attention that both CD and CR dropped …

  • Utah YAL Network uses OPH kits to recruit 200+ students

    From Sharon Harris of the Advocates for Self Government: How He Did It: Two Hundred New Libertarian Students Recruited — in One Semester Dear friends,  I was delighted to get this email from Michael Melendez, Young Americans for Liberty State Chair in Utah: “In one semester, I recruited more than 200 students on campuses all …

  • Introducing EMU to YAL

    If you think Congress acts slowly, try getting Campus Life approval for your student organization! I was first recruited to start a YAL chapter at EMU in early January of this year. It has taken me an entire semester to secure a meeting with the coordinator for student organizations, which will take place April 30. …

  • YAL @ Ripon College, Spring ’14

    We of YAL @ Ripon College began our spring activism at the Student Activities Fair on December 31, 2013. We used a combination of the materials provided to us by YAL and Advocates for Self Government in our tabling. Our table, which was advantageously positioned so that everyone who walked in the room saw us, …

  • Building from the Ground up at a Commuter School

    Georgia State University, judging by the predominant mindsets of our professors, dwarfs the liberal environment at almost any other college in Georgia, and most within the U.S. We are also a school which is still mostly made up of commuters, meaning there is a disadvantage in getting people to come to meetings — or sometimes …

  • Mizzou Young Americans for Liberty Rock Student Activities Mart

    The University of Missouri chapter of Young Americans for Liberty rocked this week’s Student Activity Mart on campus. Leveraging resources from YAL, Students For Liberty, and the Advocates for Self-Government, Mizzou’s YAL chapter recruited more than 50 new interested students and provided a public service to Mizzou students of all political stripes by helping them …

  • Operation Politically Homeless Quiz

    I got the Advocates for Self Government Operation Politically Homeless Quiz today in the mail. I will use it for my California State University Dominguez Hills Fall Recruitment Drive at our welcome week!

  • Operation Politically Homeless

    On Wednesday, January 20th Cleveland State YAL conducted Operation Politically Homeless.  Students, staff, and faculty had the opportunity to take the World’s Smallest Political Quiz to see where they stand on the spectrum.  Everyone had a lot fun taking the quiz with the majority landing the Centrist/Libertarian quadrant.  We managed to connect with over 50 …

  • Harper College: Operation Politically Homeless

    I finally got around to posting about our political quiz, part of the Advocates for Self Government’s Operation Politically Homeless. We had more than 40 students from Harper take part in the quiz, and some professors as well.  It was a fun event and it was good to see all the libertarians on campus.  Turns out my English professor …

  • Auburn University YAL Challenges Student Partisanship with “Operation: Politically Homeless”

    Above, our official sign for OPH. The Auburn University chapter is at full throttle once again. We held our Operation Politically Homeless (OPH) event on the 31st of October and the 1st of November. The event consisted of a 10-question quiz with the simple goal of pointing you in the general direction that your political …