YAL in Action

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

Tag: Spring 2014
  • 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 …

  • New York State Convention at SUNY Albany!

    After a year of hard work and striving for this, we were proud to announce that we hosted the annual New York State Convention right here at SUNY Albany! Months of planning went into this convention to ensure that we went above and beyond our expected numbers. Hundreds of phone calls were made to other …

  • Case Western Reserve University YAL Has a Liberty-filled Spring Semester

    Although this Spring semester was quite a chilly one, that did not stop YAL members at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH from spreading the message of liberty on our campus. Our first event in early February offered a way for students to warm up while learning about liberty.  At this event, called “Why …

  • 2A Rally in Empire State Plaza!

    This spring, a gun rally of enormous size was held in Empire State Plaza, near the Capitol building in Albany. Our fearless chapter leader, Skyler, was one of several speakers for this event in which we raised $1,200 in just under four hours. We had many participants in the War on YOUth game who also …

  • CPAC 2014!

    The SUNY Albany YAL CPAC trip was an enormous success! We joined forces with the SUNY Albany College Republicans to make it all happen and had an outstanding time. We attended training seminars, networked, and took time to enjoy ourselves. With the help of all of our awesome leadership we planned, organized and executed what …

  • SUNY Albany YAL Second Amendment Week Report!

    When SUNY Albany YAL began planning for the year in July, one of the things that we strove to do was make a big impact on our campus in the face of strong philosophical opposition. Our biggest project to date would be our defining moment on our campus. Second Amendment Week took months of hard …

  • SUNY Albany YAL at ISFLC!

    A large chunk of our leadership team was lucky enough to attend ISFLC 2014 in February and do some serious networking and training! We met some key players in the liberty movement and mingled with other young activists like ourselves.  We also attended a panel on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies featuring Jeffrey Tucker, Marianne Copenhaver …

  • YAL @ UNM Builds Coalition to Protest NSA

    The University of New Mexico YAL chapter built a coalition with the Conservative Republicans group on campus to co-host an NSA Awareness and Protest activism event, ending the 2014 spring semester with a bang.  We got the attention of students by dressing up like NSA agents and “listening in” on their conversations. Here is a …

  • Clemson YAL fights to end the War On YOUth

    This semester, the Clemson YAL chapter has been working hard to win hearts and minds. We had a successful recruitment drive and then participated in the War On Youth project. The weather wasn’t great, but we set up a table and used the materials sent to us by National.  At the end of the day, …

  • YAL @ Azusa first semester and War on Youth

    YAL at Azusa is a brand new club on campus and looking to make an impact on the student body.  Our school has had a very difficult process to get our group official on campus.  Our organization partnered with another group on campus to ensure we could host meetings. I think the War on Youth …