YAL in Action

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

Tag: University of Georgia
  • YAL @ University of Georgia Recruiting and Activities Report

    August 20th: Obamacare Protest Before our chapter’s semester kicked off, we had a short-notice invite to protest Obamacare’s implementation on college campuses. Karl Brust, of YAL-UGA, joined with representatives for UGA College Republicans and Americans for Prosperity Georgia. They held their demonstration at a busy intersection in Athens, GA, during a busy lunch hour. Many …

  • The UGA chapter had a successful day raising drone awareness at the Tate Center on campus

    We made a sign that drew a distinction between Obama and Bush on drone warfare, with Obama’s administration showing a huge increase in strikes and deaths. We had another board for our game called “Pin the Drone on the Warzone” in which participants would play “pin the tail on the donkey” except with drones. They …

  • UGA Hosts Numerous Speakers to Kick Off Spring Semester

    This week we hosted a couple phenomenal speakers here at the University of Georgia. The first speaker was former marine pilot and Senate candidate Chuck Donovan, who now appears frequently on the Atlanta radio show “Butler on Business,” and manages a blog at www.donovanforliberty.com.  Mr. Donovan spoke about how he came to libertarianism and discussed briefly …

  • Liberty Activism in Athens

    The liberty train has only begun to roll in Athens!  Here at the University of Georgia, we tabled yesterday to promote our YAL chapter and the principles of freedom — and were very warmly welcomed. I think the hardest part of liberty activism is getting started.  But we’ve been able to do just that and …

  • YAL-University of Georgia Gets News Coverage

    The University of Georgia independent campus newspaper, Red and Black, has written a good article covering the local YAL chapter. YAL is a new student group aiming to avoid political pigeon-holes and inspire student interest and robust debate on national concerns. “Young Americans for Liberty is an advocacy group that stands for individual liberty, sound …