Now more than ever it is time for us to wake up as a
nation. Our constitutional right to free speech and freedom
of expression are at risk. It took a celebrity like Phil
Robertson from the hit Duck Dynasty to stir up a national
conversation about God-given rights and free speech.
Each individual whether student, celebrity, parent, or
grandparent is entitled to their right to free speech. We see
more and more instances of our constitutional right being infringed
upon on school campuses, public arenas, and the
It is time for us to stand up and make our voices heard.
Our liberties are what make America special. Our Founding
Fathers fought to protect our rights, not to have them restricted
and trampled upon. As our culture becomes more "politically
correct" we have seen an overwhelming amount of examples of free
Many of our students that participate in our Young Americans for
Freedom chapters across the country have experienced situations on
their respective campuses where the administration or other student
groups have tried to restrict their rights. YAF put together
a list of our
2013 Top Ten Politically Correct Offenses on Campus, to shed
light on some of the ridiculousness occurring across the country on
As we near the joyous Christmas season, it is stunning to see
just how "politically correct" we have become as a society.
Many schools don't allow the word "Christmas" to be said, atheist
displays go up in local communities, Christmas trees are called
holiday trees, Christmas parties become holiday parties, and some
organizations go as far as to keep "Christ" out of Christmas.
Everyone is entitled to his or her beliefs but making it a point to
restrict the faith of Christians during their most cherished
holiday is just wrong and a deliberate attack on religious
We at YAF ask you to remain vigilant in this fight against free
speech and please notify us of any instances of your rights being
violated on your school campuses.