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  • My #YALCon13 Experience

    When my flight landed in Arlington, I was a fish out of water with no idea what to expect for the week. I’ve always been comfortable with explaining and sharing the intellectual nuances of libertarianism, but attending a political convention? I’d never been to anything like it. But I dove into YAL’s 2013 National Convention …

  • A Sensible Drug Policy

    As the Vice President of my university’s Young Americans for Liberty chapter, I had the distinct pleasure of attending several portions of the YAL National Convention in Washington, DC. The experience was outstanding. Not only was I  able to hear speeches and discussions from some fantastic champions of liberty; I’ve was also able to meet some …

  • #YALCon13 Day 3

    View our update on Days 1 & 2 here. This morning kicked off with back to back lectures from perennial favorites — political strategist Mike Rothfeld and the Leadership Institute’s experienced campaign expert, Steve Sutton. Both speakers had attendees taking notes at lightning speed as they learned “The Real Nature of Politics” and how to …

  • #YALCon13 Days 1 & 2

    Two days down, two to go! Last night YAL’s 5th Annual National Convention kicked off with our 2012-2013 Activism Awards and a FANTASTIC roundtable discussion with Senators Rand Paul, Mike Lee, and Ted Cruz, moderated by YAL’s Executive Director, Jeff Frazee. We packed the audience with 500+ Convention attendees, media members, and local supporters, and …

  • #YALCon13 Livestream Starts TONIGHT @ 8 p.m. EST!

    Watch Senator Rand Paul, Senator Mike Lee, and Senator Ted Cruz moderated by YAL’s own Jeff Frazee in a livestreamed roundtable discussion at 8 p.m. EST TONIGHT! Click here to watch. This is the kickoff of YAL’s 5th Annual National Convention, and we’ll be livestreaming most of the Convention training and keynotes tonight, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday! View the …