YAL in Action

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

Tag: young americans for liberty
  • Free Speech Ball at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

    Last week, a few members of our executive board and Sasha Anderson got outside and did a little activism. We talked to a few students about our organization and we had a lot of people interested in showing up to our meetings. It was overall a fun time! I really enjoyed getting out there and …

  • University of Kentucky Free Speech Ball

    On Tuesday February 14, 2018, the Kentucky Chapter of Young Americans for Liberty (YAL), helped to bring awareness to the unconstitutional free speech rules, such as Administration Regulation 9:2, enacted by the University of Kentucky’s administration. This was done through the means of a “Free Speech Ball” that was rolled through heavily trafficked areas of …

  • January is for the Jags: Membership Drive at University of South Alabama

    Our chapter here at the University of South Alabama had a successful first month! We held two officer meetings, two general body meetings, a fundraiser, and our Spring Membership Drive. We worked on recruiting attendees for the SouthEast’s Spring Summit and held a “Share Night” at Momma Goldberg’s where we raised $50 to put towards …

  • Restore the 4th at The Ohio State University

    Last month, we hosted the Young Americans for Liberty’s activism event titled “Restore the 4th.” Over the past decade, the rights protected under the 4th amendment have eroded away by the government with legislation such as the “patriot act.” So this activism event was done to show students the importance of the 4th amendment and …

  • 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 …

  • Incarceration Nation at CSU

    This month, the pinnacle event of the fall semester occurred for members of the Columbus State University chapter of Young Americans For Liberty. We have been preparing to put on a forum on the topic of Criminal Justice Reform since our first meeting of the semester at the beginning of August. After months of planning, …

  • Key To Training Youth Activists 

    The key to training youth activists is to continually train ourselves. Three of our YAL chapter’s officers: myself, Alice Bessette, and Royce Smith and one of our members, Khaliyl Bogarty adopted this mindset this past weekend as we traveled from Mobile, AL to Gainesville, FL for the Leadership Institute’s Youth Leadership School. It was a …

  • National Free Speech Week Day 5

    Today was our final event, marking the end of National Free Speech Week! We returned to our universities Student Center and tabled with pocket Constitutions, Bill of Right and Free Speech info cards, and our free speech ball. Holding events daily this week got us 300 signatures closer to our goal, got ten potential new …

  • National Free Speech Week Day 4

    We’re almost through our week of daily events celebrating National Free Speech Week! Today we collected another twenty five signatures! We were in front of Shelby Hall, our engineering department, where a majority of our members are located. We also held our regular general body meeting where we updated our members on the progress we’ve …

  • National Free Speech Week Day 3

    Our chapter here at South Alabama kept the ball rolling (literally) around campus today! We hosted two separate events on opposite sides of campus One at our cafeteria and one in our arts section. We collected another fifty signatures putting us about halfway to our goal of 800! Tonight we hosted a social where we …