YAL in Action

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

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  • YAL UNC Charlotte – Free Speech Ball

    At UNC Charlotte, we have free speech codes that prohibit free speech outside of two “zones.” Our chapter wanted to do what we could to not only educate students and bring awareness about these zones, but we wanted to use civil disobedience to not only challenge and protest them. We had tried using a free …

  • Bearcats Figure Out if they “Can Take a Joke”

    On April 13 (Freedom Day), the Saint Vincent College YAL chapter was happy to host a screening for the documentary, “Can We Take a Joke?”. It was an incredible evening full of pizza, pop, an awesome documentary, and a great discussion period where members of the school were able to focus on free speech on …

  • Free Speech at NMSU

    The Young Americans for Liberty chapter at New Mexico State University had a successful day of promoting free speech on April 13! Our chapter is known for having giant stationary free speech walls on campus every semester. We decided to shake things up this semester by using a 12 foot “free speech” beach ball instead! …

  • An Amazing Year for Liberty at Ursinus College

    At a small liberal arts school in Collegeville, PA — liberty is thriving! With a student population of only 1,600 students, the YAL chapter at Ursinus has built a member list of 160 students! Our email list is huge — it makes up 10 percent of the student body. We were able to reach that …

  • Can We Take a Joke: Hawaii?

    Last week, Young Americans for Liberty at the University of Hawaii at Manoa hosted a screening of the documentary, “Can We Take a Joke?.”  In the process of promoting the event, we got students to sign our Free Speech petition to support First Amendment rights on campus, recruited new members, and encouraged free thought and …

  • Recruiting at GSU!

    The past week has been an incredible leap for our small YAL chapter here at Georgia Southern University! Go Eagles! With only two meetings under our belts we have already successfully represented ourselves at several local events during which we received great support and recognition. We have also made excellent strides early on in our …

  • Update: Occupy the Concourse

    The Auburn YAL chapter is pleased to announce that its recent “Occupy the Concourse” event was an extraordinary success! This event featured several of our active members participating in a mock protest stationed squarely within the middle of campus, satirizing the “Occupy Wall Street” protests by drawing parallels between the redistribution of wealth and the …

  • Kutztown University’s First Semester!

    Fall 2015 was an amazing semester for the Kutztown University chapter. As our first active semester comes to and end we held many activism events, socials, and went to a conference. Our club grew from three officers to having 12 official members on the yaliberty site. Our first event was the recruitment drive which was …

  • Happy YALidays from Capital University

    As the seasons change and the weather gets colder we at Capital University gather around the flame of liberty to keep warm and embrace the YALiday season with open arms. On December 3, we staked out in the student union and started spreading our YALiday cheer with the larger student body. After setting up our …

  • Incarceration Nation at the University of New Mexico

    Young Americans for Liberty hosted Incarceration Nation on campus this passed November. The event was great, we were able to work with the Drug Policy Alliance, and they provided us with a ton of literature, signage, and stickers to give away at our table! The Drug Policy Alliance’s contribution made students see our table from …