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On This Day In History: President Reagan Signs Largest Tax Cut In US History

On August 13, 1981—37 years ago today—President Ronald Reagan signed into law …

Santa Barbara Leftists Harass Conservative High School Students With Profane Signs

The intolerant Left clearly felt threatened in their own backyard this week …

LOOK OUT, SNOWFLAKES: YAF Is Sending Ben Shapiro To These Six Campuses This Fall

Following more than 1,300 requests from students on campuses across the country, …

Another University Of Minnesota Alumnus Yanks Support Over Censorship Of Ben Shapiro, Conservative Students

Following the University of Minnesota’s second-class treatment of conservative students, another alumnus …

Andrew Klavan and Michael Knowles Partner With YAF To Bring Cultural Critiques And Covfefe To Campus

As the campus Left escalates their efforts to minimize the impact of …

Young America’s Foundation Sues University Of Minnesota For Suppressing Student Speech

On Tuesday, Young America’s Foundation filed a First Amendment lawsuit against the …

Internal Emails Show University Of Minnesota DID Censor Shapiro Lecture

Emails obtained by Young America’s Foundation through a public records request made …

YAF To Host Largest-Ever Reagan Ranch High School Conference

SANTA BARBARA—To kick off the summer, Young America’s Foundation’s sold-out June High …

Dinesh D’Souza And YAF Partner Exclusively To Bring Conservative Ideas To America’s Embattled Campuses

Through a new exclusive campus lecture tour with Dinesh D’Souza, Young America’s …

TOP 13: YAF Announces Finalists For Fall ’18 Shapiro Lecture Tour

After receiving more than 1,300 inquiries to host New York Times bestselling author Ben …

Meet The Interns: Kevin O’Connor Joins YAF HQ Team

Kevin O’Connor is a rising junior at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, pursuing …

Young America’s Foundation Statement On President Trump’s Pardon Of Longtime YAF Ally Dinesh D’Souza

“Young America’s Foundation applauds President Trump’s decision to pardon Dinesh D’Souza,” said …

‘YAF Is Not A Suitable Platform’: Bellarmine University Administrator Blocks YAF Chapter

Conservative students at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky, were recently blocked in …

University of Minnesota Alumnus Pulls Financial Support Over School’s Discrimination Against Ben Shapiro

‘An excellent example of how much damage you have done; I am …

Commencement Season In The Age Of #MeToo: Conservative Women Still Left Out

Liberal Commencement Speakers Outnumber Conservatives By More Than 12-to-1 Based on Young …

UC Berkeley’s ‘Free Speech Commission’ Recommendations Are Staggeringly Bad

Carol Christ, the chancellor at the University of California, Berkeley was “delighted” …

YAF Urges Social Media Outlets To ‘Mirror The First Amendment’

Young America’s Foundation President Ron Robinson signed onto a letter with more …

Cornell Leftists Predictably Lose Touch With Reality Ahead Of YAF Lecture By VP Dick Cheney

“Resist Dick Cheney & U.S. Imperialism” proclaims the event page for a …

YAF Scores Victory Against Berkeley In Free Speech Lawsuit, Case To Proceed

A federal judge in San Francisco ruled to allow Young America’s Foundation’s …

Davidson College Attacks Renowned Professor Burt Folsom As Not ‘Academic’ Enough

In a baseless attempt to prevent a conservative voice from being heard …

‘We Don’t Give A F*ck What You’re Fine With’: Antifa Attempt To Shut Down YAF Chapter Meeting

Members of the “Progressive Youth Organization” (PYO), an Antifa-affiliated organization, disrupted a …

Leading Conservatives Celebrate 20 Years Of YAF’s Preservation Of Ronald Reagan’s Western White House

SANTA BARBARA, CALIF.—Twenty years ago this week, on April 21, 1998, Young …

Ithaca Leftist Accuses Jesse Watters Of Promoting Hatred, Calls For Protests

Ahead of Thursday’s Young America’s Foundation lecture with Jesse Watters at Ithaca …

YAF Announces 2018 GPA Redistribution Video Contest

Leftists are constantly urging conservatives to “pay their fair share” and insisting …

University Of Tennessee Sex Week To Include ‘Black Liberation Through Sexual Pleasure’ and ‘Butt Stuff 2.0’

The University of Tennessee’s 2018 “Sex Week” promises to top their previous …

California ‘Refuse Fascism’ Groups Vow To Drive Kristan Hawkins Off Campus

Proving again that the anti-fascist crowd is (ironically) quite fascist, several “Refuse …

Young Americans For Freedom Adds New Board Members To Guide Increasingly Influential Chapters

From the time Young Americans for Freedom was born with the drafting …

These Are The Pro-Freedom Students The Media Ignores

Anti-gun media outlets, and public officials continue to claim that American students …

On ‘National Walk Out Day,’ Conservative Student Threatened With Arrest For Not Following Anti-2A Agenda

Andy Dalsin, a senior at New Prague High School in Minnesota, reported …

YAF Announces New Student Initiatives To Promote Second Amendment Freedoms On High School Campuses

As high schools across America plan walk outs in protest of legal …

Super Bowl Champ Burgess Owens Checks The Reality Of Whining Leftists At HWS

Super Bowl champion and bold conservative Burgess Owens spoke at Hobart and …

YAF Sues Kennesaw State University For Discriminatory Fee Charged For ‘Controversial’ Pavlich Lecture

The Kennesaw State University chapter of Young Americans for Freedom (the chapter …

Desperate Much? Leftists Fail In Hypocritical False Flag Smear Of UB YAF

Showing once again that their ideas don’t hold up in a fair …

UPDATE: DePaul Bans Steven Crowder, Continues Pattern Of Suppressing Conservative Speech

Update: DePaul YAF has received the following email from the administration that the …

Young America’s Foundation Puts University Of Minnesota On Notice For First Amendment Violations

Young America’s Foundation (YAF) and Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) put the University …

After Quarantining Ben Shapiro In Desolate Venue, University Of Minnesota Approves Counter Event On Main Campus

In an inexplicable turn of events proving the University of Minnesota’s anti-conservative …

Nearly 1-in-5 Students Say Violence ‘Acceptable’ To Shut Down Offensive Speech: Report

More than half of students in a recent survey (51%) said disrupting …

University Of Minnesota President Tries To Defend Position On Shapiro Lecture, Gets Destroyed On Twitter

Within 90 minutes of Young America’s Foundation calling for concerned citizens, U …

Tell The University Of Minnesota: Don’t Quarantine Ben Shapiro

Young America’s Foundation’s campus lecture with Ben Shapiro has been sequestered to …

Separate But Equal? University Of Minnesota Isolates Shapiro Lecture, Quarantines Conservatives

Citing public safety concerns ahead of the February 26 Young America’s Foundation …

Kennesaw State Professor: Katie Pavlich A ‘Propagandist,’ American Soldiers Are ‘Gangsters In Service To Capitalism’

In an email chain emblematic of the liberal bias that dominates college …

United States Department Of Justice Supports YAF’s Free Speech Lawsuit Against UC Berkeley

On Thursday afternoon, the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) made public …

UConn Doubles Down On Its Anti-Conservative Double Standard

Inexplicably, the University of Connecticut continues to subject conservative students to strict …

LA Times: YAF Is ‘One Of The Most Preeminent, Influential’ Forces In The Conservative Movement

In 2017, the New York Times dubbed Young America’s Foundation “the conservative …

UConn Must Uphold First Amendment, Allow Shapiro To Speak Unimpeded

Young America’s Foundation will hold the University of Connecticut administration accountable if …

YAF: Rep. Keith Ellison ‘irresponsible and foolhardy’ to signal acceptance of Antifa

Young America’s Foundation released the following statement after U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison …

Nine YAF Campus Lectures To Get You Fired Up For 2018

Tens of thousands of students packed lecture halls across the country for …

President Reagan’s Timeless Words At Christmas

Often called “the great communicator,” the following excerpts from President Reagan’s Christmas …

2017 In Review: Year Of YAF

From Ben Shapiro at the University of California, Berkeley, to Vice President …

Young America’s Foundation: 2017’s ‘Conservative Force’

The Left fears us. That’s right. They fear Young America’s Foundation’s programs and students. …

YAF And ADF Demand Recognition Of Student Group Amid UVA Violations Of U.S. Constitution And State Law

Young America’s Foundation (YAF) and attorneys at Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) put …

YAF’s ‘Comedy & Tragedy’ Survey Exposes Higher Education’s Obsession With Gender, Intersectionality

YAF’s 2017 report reveals the extent to which liberal ideologies have taken …

WATCH: President Reagan’s 1986 Thanksgiving Address From Rancho del Cielo

Each year of his presidency, Ronald Reagan spent Thanksgiving at his beloved …

MISFIRE: GW Demands Conservative Students Cough Up Security Fee To Host Lecture On Second Amendment by Rick Santorum

Senator Rick Santorum, who is slated to speak at The George Washington …

YAF Grabs Headlines From Coast-To-Coast With Bold Campus Activism

Young America’s Foundation and bold conservative student activists have drawn media attention–much …

University of Florida Leftists Resort To Vandalism In Lame Attempt To Stifle Pro-Life Messages

In yet another case of leftists ascribing to the ‘free speech for …

Shapiro, Swain, and Hannan Headline YAF’s Sold-Out Fall College Retreat

Fullly-subscribed student audience to rally with leading conservatives and walk in President …

Lawless Leftists Tear Down Robert Spencer Posters at Stanford

A shameless vandal posted videos of himself tearing down posters advertising Robert …

‘Support The Student Welfare, Not Hateful Rhetoric’: Stanford Leftists Attempt To Defund Robert Spencer YAF Lecture

Leftist students at Stanford University are showing their trademark intolerance of conservative …

‘Free Speech Crisis Deniers’ Need A Reality Check

Students today are no stranger to protests taking place on their campuses. …

Saint Mary’s Kills Halloween Fun, Schedules ‘Cultural Appropriation & Halloween’ Lesson

UPDATE: Campus Leftists Prove Point of YAF’s Funeral for Halloween After national …

Make Your Voice Heard: Berkeley Seeks Input On New ‘Free Speech Policy’

The University of California, Berkeley is in the last week of an …

University Of North Carolina At Greensboro Violates Own Policy To Leverage Fee on D’Souza Lecture

UPDATE Thanks to the courage of conservative students and the concern of …

Columbia Solicits Student Body For Ideas To Reject Conservative Speakers

Columbia University is reluctantly recognizing the First Amendment with an insulting email …

University of Wisconsin Tries To Block Public From Pavlich Lecture

In a last-minute move, UW-Madison notified the school’s Young Americans for Freedom …

Inane Leftists Plan ‘Penis Arts Fest’ To Protest Pavlich Lecture At The University Of Wisconsin

When the Young Americans for Freedom chapter at the University of Wisconsin—Madison …

‘We Intend To Shut Down Ben Shapiro’ Declare Intolerant University of Utah Leftists

UPDATED 10:40am MT The University of Utah emailed students with a “safety …

Opposition to Ben Shapiro Surfaces At The University Of Utah

*UPDATED* Roughly two-dozen protestors besieged the university president’s office Tuesday to express …

Notre Dame YAF Unites Campus On 9/11 Despite Leftist Distractions

When members of Notre Dame Young Americans for Freedom arrived an the …

Leftists Recycle Decade-Old ‘False Flag’ In Desperate Attempt To Undermine GW YAF

Administrators at The George Washington University notified GW YAF that shameful fliers …

BREAKING: Berkeley Punishes Conservatives For The Sins Of Antifa

University of California, Berkeley administrators have revealed the backwards reasoning behind their …

2,500+ Want To See Shapiro, Berkeley Says No

Administrators at the University of California, Berkeley notified Young America’s Foundation (YAF) …

College Students Nationwide Prepare To Remember Anniversary of September 11 With YAF’s 9/11: Never Forget Project

On the 16th anniversary of the devastating terror attacks of September 11, …

These Conservative Students Aren’t Forgetting 9/11

On the 16th anniversary of the devastating terror attacks of September 11, …

Berkeley Charges Conservative Students $15K To Exercise Their First Amendment Rights

UC Berkeley is forcing conservative students to shell out more than $15,000 …

EXCLUSIVE YAF VIDEO: Conservative Student Attacked For Wearing YAF Hat At Vigil For Charlottesville Victims

Caleb Slater, a conservative student and the president of the Ithaca College …

University of Florida YAF Condemn Richard Spencer’s ‘Vile And Disgraceful Ideas’

The Young Americans for Freedom (YAF) at the University of Florida are …

Vice President Mike Pence: YAF is a ‘bulwark of American greatness’

“I’ve worked hand-in-hand with YAF going back more than 15 years,” Vice …

Southern Methodist University YAF Committed To Championing Patriotism And Free Speech On Campus

On Monday, Young America’s Foundation broke the story of Southern Methodist University’s …

Young America’s Foundation Leaders And Students Call For Rollback Of Runaway Title IX Regulations

In a letter sent to Secretary Betsy DeVos, Young America’s Foundation, together …

These leaders know YAF activists are the future

The conference that has inspired thousands of students to advance the ideas …

YAF & BCR Joint Response To Berkeley Statement On Ben Shapiro

Young America’s Foundation (YAF) and the Berkeley College Republicans (BCR) are perplexed …

YAF Statement On Alleged Berkeley Room Availability For Ben Shapiro

Young America’s Foundation was pleased to learn from the Washington Post that …

Berkeley Blocks Ben Shapiro

The University of California, Berkeley has blocked Young America’s Foundation (YAF) and …

Vice President Mike Pence To Address YAF’s National Conservative Student Conference

RESTON, VA—Young America’s Foundation (YAF) is pleased to announce that Vice President …

Ben Shapiro Partners with YAF to Affirm Students’ Free Speech Rights at Berkeley Amid Lawsuit

RESTON, VA—Young America’s Foundation (YAF) will work with Berkeley College Republicans (BCR) …

Rick Santorum Calls On Young Conservatives: ‘Have The Courage To Stand Up’

At Wednesday evening’s opening banquet for YAF’s 20th Annual National High School Leadership …

University of Florida Makes Students Assess ‘Emotional Risk’ When Planning Events

Student organizations at the University of Florida are required to complete a …

Students Converge on Rancho del Cielo for Largest-Ever High School Conference at the Reagan Ranch

SANTA BARBARA, CA– A record number of high school students will gather in …

Largest Annual Gathering of New Jersey Conservatives Set to Honor President Reagan with Legendary Coach Lou Holtz

RESTON, VA–Young America’s Foundation is proud to sponsor New Jersey Reagan Day, …

Even the New York Times acknowledges YAF is ‘The Conservative Force’ on campus

Young America’s Foundation is “the conservative force” behind the spread of freedom’s …

Vice President Mike Pence: ‘Free Speech And Civility Are Waning On Campuses Across America’

Over the weekend, Vice President Mike Pence returned to his home state …

Davidson YAF Wins 2017 GPA Redistribution Video Contest

Members of Davidson College’s Young Americans for Freedom chapter took to their …

Bulgarian Capital Unveils Statue of Ronald Reagan to Honor his Victory Over Communism

Young America’s Foundation’s Reagan Ranch provided key support for the project. RESTON, …

Read President Reagan’s Timeless Words from the 1982 National Day of Prayer

A National Day of Prayer was first called by the First Continental …

Leftists Shout Down Robert Spencer, UB Admins Do Nothing

An angry mob of leftist protestors shouted down prominent conservative Robert Spencer …

Berkeley Attempts To Justify Unconstitutional Practices In Panicked Response

In a desperate attempt to justify its unconstitutional suppression of free speech, …

If Berkeley Won’t Protect Its Students’ Rights, YAF Will

There’s more to the story than what Berkeley laid out in the self-serving …

YAF to Berkeley: Honor First Amendment or Face Litigation

Late Thursday night, Young America’s Foundation put UC-Berkeley on notice that their …

Berkeley Tries To Cancel Ann Coulter Event; Lecture Will Go On

Young America’s Foundation, BridgeCal and Berkeley College Republicans have been working together …

UC-Berkeley Shreds Constitution to Undermine Coulter

Ahead of next week’s scheduled campus lecture by Ann Coulter, UC-Berkeley is pulling …

Truman State Funds CAIR Activist To Appease Crybaby Leftists

After approving Robert Spencer’s appearance at a YAF-sponsored lecture, The Truman State …

Berkeley Liberals Are Afraid Of The Dark

According to UC-Berkeley administrators and public safety officials, it’s not safe to …

Conservative Student Barred From Own Graduation After Wearing ‘ICE’ Hat

Jacob Labosky, a student at Bellarmine College Preparatory High School in San Jose, …

The YAF Liberal March Madness Final: Bernie Sanders vs. Michael Moore

We started with 16 leftists who are notorious for letting their feelings …

YAF Statement on Ann Coulter’s Lecture at Berkeley

On March 28, Young America’s Foundation announced it had booked conservative commentator …

YAF Campus Lectures To Take America by Storm in April

Young America’s Foundation’s best-in-the-Movement campus lecture program is on track to have …

LOL: UF YAFers Troll Leftist Vandals Caught Destroying Shapiro Fliers

Eduardo Neret, a member of the Young Americans for Freedom chapter at the …

YAF’s Liberal March Madness Reaches Final Four

After another week of hotly-contested matchups between the lunatic liberals who advanced …

Radical SJW Brings Divisive Message to Texas Christian’s ‘Unity Week’

Shaun King spoke at Texas Christian University recently as part of TCU’s …

The College Fix: YAF is ‘Making Education Great Again’

Originally posted by Jennifer Kabbany at The College Fix: My son is …

Watters’ World at The Reagan Ranch

Fox News’s Jesse Watters spoke at Young America’s Foundation’s March High School …

CSULA Leftist Ignores Reality in Pursuit of ‘Diversity’

Citing Young America’s Foundation’s campus lecture featuring Ben Shapiro on campus, one …

Conservatism in the Left’s backyard

More than 1,000 students and hundreds of conservatives in Southern California heard …

YAF’s Liberal March Madness: Round One Results

The first eight matchups between some of the Left’s most outspoken advocates …

First Post-Inaugural YAF Conference at the Reagan Ranch Draws Sold-Out Crowd of High School Students

Young America’s Foundation to Host First High School Conference of 2017 at …

Leftist Vandal Steals CSULA YAF’s Trump Flag, Flees on Foot

Once again, leftists on the campus of California State University-Los Angeles have …

YAF’s 2017 Liberal March Madness

On campuses across America, YAF activists have overcome and outperformed their leftist …

YAF Wins Free Speech Victory at CSULA

Young America’s Foundation has won a significant victory against leftist administrators who …

Ben Shapiro

Ben Shapiro Reflects on YAF Campus Lecture Tour: YAF is ‘Better Than Anybody Else’

Young America’s Foundation is grateful to Ben Shapiro for his dedication to …

Fiorina, Campos-Duffy, Gingrich, and O’Keefe Team Up With YAF To Take Campuses By Storm In March

Young America’s Foundation is preparing to send the leaders of the Conservative …

GW YAF’s Pro-Life Activism Comes Under Attack, Reaches Tens of Thousands Online

Bold YAF activists at the George Washington University established their “Cemetery of the …

Marquette Allows Atmosphere of Hate Toward Conservatives

As of this afternoon, Young America’s Foundation has not received any response …

“F*** WHITE SUPREMACY”: UW-Madison Leftists Plan Disruption of Shapiro YAF Lecture

Leftists at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are planning to interrupt Wednesday’s Ben …

ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ Reports on YAF’s ‘Funeral for Halloween’

As leftist administrators and students around the country ramp up their warnings …

WATCH LIVE: Star Parker Speaks at CSULA

Watch Star Parker’s speech LIVE from the campus of California State University-Los …

Funeral for Halloween Activism Initiative

  Is the Left KILLING HALLOWEEN with warnings of ‘cultural appropriation,’ political correctness, …

The Truth About Che

This Sunday will mark 49 years since Che Guevara was executed, bringing an …

VIDEO: YAF Activist Confronts Angry Feminist Vandalizing Sommers Posters

On Monday, fliers advertising Young America’s Foundation’s upcoming campus lecture by Christina Hoff Sommers …

VIDEO: SJW Mob Surrounds, Berates KU Young Americans for Freedom Students

VIDEO: SJW Mob Surrounds, Berates KU Young Americans for Freedom Students Last …

British PM Takes on University ‘Safe Spaces,’ Stands Up for Free Speech

Theresa May, still relatively new to her post as prime minister of Britain, …

Model Behavior: Kate Upton Pens Patriotic Instagram Post Slamming NFL Protesters

American actress and model Kate Upton took to instagram Sunday night to …

College Students Know Nothing About The Guns They Want Banned [VIDEO]

Curious as to how fellow millennials would react when questioned about the proposed …

YAF Leaders Named to Red Alert Politics ’30 Under 30′ List

For its fifth annual “30 Under 30” list, Red Alert Politics selected Young America’s Foundation …

The Hollywood Hypocrites of ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Here’s an equation for you: 6 cars crawling congested city streets in a …

Trigger Warning: Apple Doesn’t Believe You Can Safely Handle Gun Emoji

Next time you’re trying to fire off a quick text message inviting your …

Young Americans for Freedom Activists Stand Boldly for Life at Supreme Court

Our headquarters interns and staff converged on the U.S. Supreme Court to …

9/11: Fifteen Years Later – Will Your Campus Remember?

September 11, 2016 will mark the 15th anniversary of the terror attacks of …

Transgender Bathroom Directive Threatens Minority Meals

In a letter issued May 13 by the Departments of Justice and Education, the Obama Administration …

Fox News Covers YAF Man-on-the-Street Video

In case you missed it, Young America’s Foundation recently released a man-on-the-street …

Buckley’s Young Americans for Freedom Surges in 2016

While the media focuses on socialism’s alleged surge on campuses, Young Americans …

PICTURES: YAF is #1 in reaching students on campus

We are sometimes asked, “What sets Young America’s Foundation apart in the field of …

VIDEO: Students Don’t Believe America is Exceptional

What, if anything, are American students learning about our nation’s exceptional history …

President Reagan’s Jeep Goes to Washington

Now on its way back to its regular home in the tack …

7 Reasons To Spend A Week With YAF

Young America’s Foundation’s 38th National Conservative Student Conference will be here before …

Ben Shapiro Confirmed for NCSC 2016

Conservative firebrand and leftist microaggressor Ben Shapiro will speak at Young America’s …

WATCH: Rick Santorum Shatters Liberal Student’s Argument in 90 Seconds

During a recent YAF lecture at Vanderbilt University, Rick Santorum engaged students …

Host Your Own Campus Showdown

Our Young Americans for Freedom chapter at the University of Michigan worked …

Hartwick Ignites Entrepreneurial Spirit at John Brown University

  By: Jiesi Zhao, Esq.  This week, Founder & Director of Marketing …

4 Lessons on Conservative Activism from Mizzou

  Last night at the University of Missouri, the campus conservatives were …