YAL in Action

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

Tag: Rand Paul
  • YAL @ UNC Takes a Field Trip

    On October 1, students from UNC Chapel Hill’s YAL chapter were invited to attend a “Celebration of Liberty” in Greenville, North Carolina, where Senator Rand Paul and Representative Walter Jones were speaking. Since our chapter president, Alex Johnson, interned with Representative Jones this past summer, he was excited to be introduced to our chapter. They …

  • YAL at College of Charleston on CNN with Rand Paul!

    On Tuesday, September 30, YAL @ the College of Charleston had the pleasure to co-host Senator Rand Paul for a town hall event with students, faculty, and local community members. Our Chapter President Josh Jaye, Secretary Sean Mahoney, and member Carl Maass were interviewed by Peter Hamby of CNN’s Hambycast on YAL’s mission at CofC, as …

  • #YALcon14 Videos: Ron Paul, Glenn Greenwald, Rand Paul

    If you didn’t get to watch these three amazing keynote addresses live during YAL’s National Convention this year, check them out now! And please be sure to share them with anyone else who couldn’t attend.

  • Guilford College YAL has Skype Session with Senator Rand Paul and Meets Jack Hunter

    Saturday March 22, members of Guilford College Young Americans for Liberty went road tripping to Columbia, South Carolina. Our chapter hit the highway to attend the South Carolina Young Americans for Liberty state convention at the University of South Carolina. Guilford YAL had great experience and the road tip dynamic of the adventure allowed us yet another bonding …

  • Front Row Seats with Rand Paul!!

    Last night’s fundraiser in Baltimore hosted by the Maryland Liberty PAC was a HUGE success! Hundreds of people came to hear Rand Paul speak and to network with like-minded advocates of liberty. Pro-liberty students from Mount St. Mary’s were privileged to get VIP access, take a picture with Rand, and sit FRONT ROW during his …

  • Mount St. Mary’s YAL Prepares to Meet Rand Paul!!

    Young Americans for Liberty at Mount Saint Mary’s is preparing to attend a fundraiser for Rand Paul! The fundraiser is hosted by the Maryland LibertyPAC, and it is taking place in Baltimore. Some of our friends from local politics and Campaign for Liberty in Frederick, MD will also be attending. We have been placed on …

  • YAL @ CPAC 2014

    It’s no secret that Young Americans for Liberty is the best at attracting young people to the principles of limited government. Our huge success at CPAC 2014 definitively proved that.  Heading into CPAC, we brought with us over a thousand “Stand With Rand” t-shirts, posters and stickers, our custom-designed political quiz kit, and our newest …

  • A Quick Glance: Conservatives and CPAC

    The great conservative convention came and went, just like every year.  But this year showed something more than previous years—no, not a fractured party undergoing “civil war.”  This past weekend showcased a boxed-in party, a movement that fortunately includes a great debate, not a great divide. The obvious: Senator Rand Paul won the straw poll in …

  • #YALCon13 Days 1 & 2

    Two days down, two to go! Last night YAL’s 5th Annual National Convention kicked off with our 2012-2013 Activism Awards and a FANTASTIC roundtable discussion with Senators Rand Paul, Mike Lee, and Ted Cruz, moderated by YAL’s Executive Director, Jeff Frazee. We packed the audience with 500+ Convention attendees, media members, and local supporters, and …

  • A BS foreign policy

    If you look at the United States and its role in foreign affairs you will find a lot of BS. BS — or bombs and subsidies — are the #1 ingredient in the foreign policy pie. For far too long, the debate has only consisted of who to bomb and who to subsidize. Our foreign …