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March 29, 2017

US: FREE TO BE Art Gala
April 29

Students For Liberty is proud to support the arts and we will be hosting an art gala at NYU on April 29 in order to further this aim. You are welcome to attend and submit art to be displayed at this special event. Theme: THE ARTS HAVE A PLACE IN A FREE SOCIETY Date: April 29, Doors open at 10am Location: New York University, Grand Hall (5th Floor, Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life, connected to the Kimmel Center for University Life) There will be a post-gala social. Details will be posted on this page at a later date. Highlights of the art gala include: Unnatural Election: an art exhibit showcasing artists’ responses to the 2016 Presidential election presented by the Kimmel Galleries Jack […]
March 28, 2017

No-Platforming Gavin McInnes Won’t Stop His Bigotry

Thomas Resnick is a student at New York University and guest contributor at Students For Liberty (SFL): the largest network of libertarian students in the world. From the moment that I first learned about the event, I knew it wouldn’t end well. Recently, my local College Republicans announced that VICE co-founder and social commentator Gavin McInnes would be giving a speech at New York University. This was bound to attract the ire of dozens of students and other university members. Public drama is one of my guilty pleasures, so I was looking forward to attending and witnessing the response. In the end, the event was cut short after protesters repeatedly interrupted him. Outside the event, eleven people were arrested. Here’s the thing: Gavin McInnes is […]
March 27, 2017

Why Every Liberty-Minded Student Should Blog

The following was written Derek Magill, Marketing Director at Praxis. When I was involved with Students for Liberty as a campus coordinator back in 2013, I remember hearing a lot of my peers say they wanted to write. The problem was that very few of them, including myself, ever did. We told ourselves we weren’t qualified. We told ourselves we’d do it later. We made excuses and missed out on an opportunity to create during some of the most intellectually exciting periods of our lives. Since I’ve been out of school I’ve written hundreds of articles on personal blogs, Quora, and other sites like the Praxis blog, and I’ve realized there was no need to wait. Not only that, the earlier you start, the better […]
March 24, 2017

Freedom Day
Strike Team

Looking for another way to spread the message of liberty on your campus this spring? Want to take part in a national conversation on the importance of free expression? On Thursday, April 13th you’re invited to take part in Freedom Day — a day-long pro-freedom bash organized by the Philadelphia-based National Constitution Center. Even better, SFL is offering $250 activism grants to help cover the costs of hosting an event on Freedom Day. Freedom Day encourages people of all ages to explore how Americans’ freedoms of speech and expression are exercised, threatened, and protected. Students For Liberty is excited to be a collaborating partner on this exciting project! While SFL is now a global organization, it’s no accident we got our start in the United […]