YAL in Action

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

Tag: yaloween
  • YALoween at the University of Alabama

    For this year’s Halloween, students at the University of Alabama got something a lot spookier than trick-or-treaters. Young Americans for Liberty set up a graveyard in the middle of the school Quad to showcase the civil liberties and economic freedoms we feel to be dead or dying. The event was completely unregistered with the school …

  • YAL-O-WEEN at University of Albany

    On October 31st the UAlbany chapter of Young Americans for Liberty hosted a funeral for all of our dead civil liberties. We definitely turned a lot of heads! Students were engaged and more than willing to sign up for our email list. A few students eagerly walked over to us enthusiastic to discover a club …

  • YALoween & Restore the 4th

    Our chapter here at the University of South Alabama hosted a dual YALoween and Restore the 4th event this past Tuesday. We had a lot of people stop by in costumes and pose with our Civil Liberties Graveyard! We continued pushing for signatures for our Free Speech petition and also took the opportunity to inform our …

  • What Scares You? Open Forum at LIU Post

    In honor of Halloween, LIU Post YAL hosted a “What Scares You?” open forum last week to learn what is on everyone’s mind! Our event had both newcomers and regular attendees. The discussion ranged from  the stigma of video games to the price of college today to healthcare. Students were adamantly interested in discussion policy …

  • University of Mary Washington Hosts YALoween Event

    The University of Mary Washington chapter just hosted our first activism event since forming, and it was more exciting than we could have hoped! We had originally scheduled to host a YALoween event on Thursday, October 27th, but sadly, we got rained out and had to reschedule. It was a happy accident, though. Because of …

  • It’s YALoween at Pasadena City College!

    Is anything scarier than “big government”?! We met a lot of new faces at our Civil Liberties Graveyard in the Quad (brought to our student body by Young Americans for Liberty and Students For Liberty) showing rights (such as due process, Habeas Corpus, private health insurance, merit-based college admissions, privacy, property rights, states’ rights, free …

  • 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 …

  • YALoween @ Jackson College

    Zombies and Vampires are not the only thing that is scary on campus. Young American’s for Liberty at Jackson College (YAL @ JC) reminded our fellow students that a big government is just as terrifying. YAL members teamed up to create their own tombstones based on the rights they felt were important to them and …

  • YALoween at SEMO

    The YAL Chapter at Southeast Missouri State celebrated Halloween this year by drawing attention to the scariest thing we know: big government.  Our civil liberties graveyard helped us “put to rest” some of the liberties that we hold dearest, such as the right to privacy, the right to keep and bear arms, and of course-raw …

  • Spooky Sight at Michigan State University

    Michigan State University’s YAL chapter recently had its very first activism event. In the spirit of Halloween, we hosted a Civil Liberties graveyard on campus. We set up a table and displayed our tombstones for passing students to view. We also gave out candy, pocket constitutions, and other YAL handouts. We were delighted over the …