YAL in Action

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

Tag: University of Kansas
  • Barack Obama visits University of Kansas

    YAL activists from University of Kansas protested the use of force. Outside the pavilion from which Barack Obama addressed the university, fake programs were handed out by several volunteers to mock the president’s agenda. KU YAL is making waves on campus and in the community by promoting liberty and moral policies. Rock Chalk!

  • Throwback to the Beginning of the Year!

    University of Kansas’s chapter had our official first meeting of the school year on Tuesday September 2. Going in with a strong 50+ signups from our two tabling events before school started, we are excited for a good year. Our first meeting was an introduction to Young Americans for Liberty. We were pumped to retain …

  • KU Fights For Gun Rights

    On Tuesday November 19th, the KU Chapter of YAL organized an Empty Holster Protest with the goal of informing students about the truth of gun free zones.  We wanted to educate about new Kansas legislation and identify support. This was also in response to a controversial tweet coming from a sitting KU professor calling for …

  • Constitution Week at KU

    During Constitution Week, our chapter worked to educate University of Kansas’ students about the abuse of liberty from the National Security Agency. We set up cameras on campus and tabled with information about our chapter to highlight the 4th Amendment of the Constitution and how it is infringed upon by mass surveillance programs. The event …

  • University of Kansas Spring 2013 Report

    I’m a big fan of throwing out a good idea and watching it catch on.  As the KU chapter Historian, I’m also excited to see legacies in the making.  For our final meeting we were able to showcase some of the great work that our members were a part of in just one semester and …

  • Death By State: Bloodworth’s Fight to Kill Capital Punishment

    This is the second in a series of public forums KU-YAL members participated in during April Activism month. On April 15th, a day marked by what the government has traditionally taken away from citizens across the country, University of Kansas students hosted a man who had his life taken by the state.  KU-YAL in cooperation …

  • KU YAL Hosts Local Legislators at the Kansas Union

    Young Americans for Liberty @ the University of Kansas was excited to partner with KU’s Student Legislative Awareness Board to host local legislators Marcie Francisco, Stephanie Clayton, John Wilson, Barbara Bollier, and Melissa Rooker at the Kansas Union for a panel on higher education-related issues. Topics discussed included the rising tuition rate and concealed carry …

  • Kansas Goes Gun Crazy: April Activism Part 1

    This is the first in a series of public forums KU-YAL members participated in during April Activism month. On April 17, Kansas YAL students attended a campus forum and distributed materials showing our support of the people’s right to bear arms, which shall not be infringed. The materials included a chart highlighting the disparity in …

  • Young Americans for Liberty Brings Anti-War Ideals to University of Kansas

    Liberty is alive and well here at the University of Kansas! We at the KU Young Americans for Liberty held four successful events pertaining to the Generation of War project, and we were even featured by some local newspapers in doing so! Our first event was held to spread awareness about veteran suicide and PTSD. …

  • Chapter House Cleaning: Or How I Spent My Fall Semester

    So you’re home enjoying your winter break, your family, and you might be wondering what you can do for your YAL chapter.  Well, if you are not, you certainly should be! Why not write your own report of how your chapter did? This year our University of Kansas chapter created a Club Historian position in …