YAL in Action

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

Tag: wisconsin
  • UW-Platteville Pioneers Love Free Speech as Much as Last Years

    After learning much from our first go around at it, our YAL chapter rolled out the free speech ball for another go at educating our fellow students on their First Amendment rights, as well as inspiring them the exercise said rights. Our results were outstanding: we more than tripled the sign-ups we received last year …

  • End the War on Youth at University of Wisconsin-Green Bay!

    Over March 31 and April 1, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s YAL chapter tabled eight total hours educating on the War on Youth. We talked to tons of students and explained to them the unfairness of the expectation that they will pay off the national debt. Many were outraged. The giant beer pong game and free …

  • Are We Really Doing This, Wisconsin?

    Three months and nearly two million signatures later, Governor Scott Walker is finally recalled along with Lieutenant Governor Kleefisch and four Republican senators.  But is it really worth it?  This process promises to further the hostilities in an already divided state, and of course, that’s not to mention the estimated $9 million or more cost …

  • Lessons From Wisconsin

    “Take back Wisconsin!” “Recall the crooks!” “End the Tea Party Movement!”  Over the past several weeks, these cries have been heard across the left side of the political spectrum when speaking about  the recall of six Republican Senators in the Wisconsin state legislature. The recalls occured in response to Gov. Walker’s decision to take away the …

  • The Problem with Public Sector Unions, Part 1

    With all the hullabaloo going on in Wisconsin over the recent Republican move to strip collective bargining rights from public sector workers (excluding the police and firefighters unions) I feel there is alot of untruths and falsehoods that are being shot around. For those unfamiliar with the situtation, here is a video of Stefan Molyneux …

  • YAL-Madison crashes Obama Rally

    President Obama visited UW-Madison this past Tuesday to drum up enthusiasm among younger voters in anticipation of the midterms elections.  Madison’s YAL activists didn’t let this opportunity go to waste and had a bunch of fun passing out…umm…unofficial programs.