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Conservatives on the Rise: Barendse Joins YAF Team

Lana Barendse is one of the newest interns at the Reagan Ranch …

UNC-Chapel Hill Student Government Passes Resolution Supporting In-State Tuition for Illegals

 by Ben Smith Several weeks ago, the UNC Chapel Hill Student Congress …

Debunking the Living Wagers

 by Anthony Hadford On a sunny spring afternoon this past semester, I …

Starting a YAF Chapter Can Change Your Life

   Here are testimonials from some of our Young Americans for Freedom …

Liberals' Lack of Civility Dooms Discourse Among Youth

 by Gabriella Morongiello I recently traveled to Washington with some immigration policy …

2nd Amendment Banquet: A Smashing Success

by Nick James When the Clemson Young Americans for Freedom chapter decided …

Conservatives on the Rise: Hadford Joins YAF Intern Team

Anthony is a second year at the University of Virginia planning to …

Commencement Speech or Indoctrination Speech?

by Anthony Hadford A commencement speech is an opportunity for students to …

Enda Kenny Receives Standing Ovation at BC Commencement

A few weeks ago, we brought you the story from Boston College …

YAFer Dagel Wins Court Battle, Free Speech Restored

Remember when our Young Americans for Freedom activist Jake Dagel was embroiled …

2013 Commencement: Liberals Dominate Conservatives Again

  HERNDON, VA – Young America’s Foundation’s 20th annual “Commencement Speakers Survey” reveals …

Student Survey Exposes Conservative Faculty Discrimination

By Nate Honeycutt The discrepancy in the numbers of liberal and conservative …

Pro-Choice Irish Prime Minister To Give Commencement Speech at Catholic Boston College

by Nicole Tardif   Keeping on the theme of commencement speakers, a …

Free Speech Triumphs at Gonzaga as Knights of Columbus Group OK'd

It seems that a well-known Catholic university will actually allow a Catholic …

Conservatives on the Rise: Tardif Joins YAF Intern Team

 Nicole Tardif is a junior at the University of Mary Washington majoring …

Wisconsin University Stonewalls Open Records Request

by Ethan Hollenberger  In January, Young America’s Foundation exposed an entirely liberal …

Video: Allen West on Ronald Reagan and American Entrepreneurship

  Congressman Allen West visited Ronald Reagan’s beloved Rancho del Cielo a …

Cal Poly University Seeks End to ‘Non-White Culture Shock’

 by Brendan Pringle Cal Poly – San Luis Obispo is working hard …

College President Denies Disinviting Pastor Because of Anti-Obama Editorial

A prominent African-American pastor has been disinvited from speaking at his alma …

Public Forum to Follow Santorum Speech at Grosse Pointe

Per The Detroit News: Former presidential candidate Rick Santorum’s visit with students at …

On this Earth Day, Save the Earth from Environmental Extremism

by Patrick X. Coyle  Leftists use Earth day to advance their big-government …

RELEASE: Clemson YAF Responds to Critics of Second Amendment Banquet

Clemson YAF has come under fire from the Left for their Second …

YAF Remembers Comedian Jonathan Winters

In June 2009, some of Ronald Reagan’s friends shared their thoughts about …

Santorum Controversy Causes Media Firestorm

A running list of media outlets covering the Rick Santorum speech controversy …

Clemson Young Americans for Freedom to Give Away “Assault” Rifle

 by Nick James On April 19, the Clemson Young Americans for Freedom …

High School Cancels Santorum Speech Because of Ideology

An upcoming speech by former presidential candidate Rick Santorum has been canceled …

Hillsdale YAF Remembers Margaret Thatcher

Last night, the Hillsdale College Young Americans for Freedom chapter held a …

A Tribute to the Iron Lady

by Donal Blaney In June 2004, less than a year after I …

Video: In Memory of Margaret Thatcher

Young America’s Foundation remembers former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, who passed …

What's Next? Unisex Bathrooms Pushed on TCNJ Campus

By Matthew Hernberg This week, The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), a …

Convicted Terrorist Now a Professor at Columbia and NYU

File this under crazy. The New York Post has the story:   …

Setting Goals for Expanding Your Conservative Group

 by Grant Strobl Once you’ve got your conservative chapter started and armed …

'Are You Smarter than the Obama Administration?' March Quiz Winners Announced

  Congratulations to Kevin P. of Eldersburg, Md., Joel R. of Huntington, …

Dr. Ben Carson's Freedom of Speech Under Attack From Within

Dr. Ben Carson, the talented neurosurgeon whose notoriety has skyrocketed thanks in …

Michigan High Schools Fight Leftist Administration for Recognition

by Brendan Pringle    The Conservative Movement achieved a dual victory in …

In Gun Debate, GT Student Body President Tramples Student Voice

by Andrew Mullins Without question, the debate over guns – and specifically …

2013 GPA Redistribution Video Contest

 Winner receives free tuition to Young America’s Foundation’s 2013 National Conservative Student Conference — …

YAF Chapter Exposes School Using Taxpayer Funds to Attack Conservatives, Christians

A Young Americans for Freedom chapter is demanding its school to pull …

Catholic Franciscan University to Appeal Obamacare Ruling

Overlooked last week because we were prepping in Santa Barbara, California for …

Rules Not Just for Radicals

  by Grant Strobl “Change comes from power, and power comes from …

UMass-Amherst prepares students for campus-wide tobacco ban

In April 2011, the University of Massachusetts-Amherst Faculty Senate passed a resolution …

Stanford cancels 'Moral Foundations of Capitalism' class

  College courses are all about discussion. The sharing of differing viewpoints, …

Emory University Forces Chick-fil-A to Fly the Coop

 by Brendan Pringle The Left declared victory at Emory University in Atlanta, …

ICYMI: Washington Times features young conservatives at CPAC 2013

Seventy-two hours and 389 speakers later, the Conservative Political Action Conference has …

Video: Welcoming Young Americans for Freedom to Canisius College

The newly-created Young Americans’ for Freedom chapter at Canisius College, Buffalo, N.Y. …

Victory for Concealed Carry on Colorado Campuses

Even though the Colorado state Senate will pass some gun control measures, …

YAF Releases List of Bully Schools

Young America’s Foundation has released its list of bully schools in America, …

Student Congress Discriminates Against Gun Group on UNC Campus

By Ben Smith, with contributions by Alex Thomas CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – On March …

ICYMI: YAF Reagan Ranch Presidential Scholar George Allen in The Washington Examiner

Reagan’s way to opportunity The Washington Examiner, March 6, 2013 by George …

Far Left Marquette Students Protest Milwaukee Pizza Factory

 by Ethan Hollenberger Since June of last year, Wisconsin liberals have been …

Chick-fil-A Survives Latest Leftist Assault at UNM

by Brendan Pringle The Left is probably laying an egg at the University of …