North America Blog

March 16, 2018

South Alabama Students Practice Voluntarism

This is a guest post written by Students For Liberty Campus Coordinator Carleigh Lloyd. Voluntarism is the principle that individuals should be free to choose their own goals and how to achieve […]
March 12, 2018

LibertyCon 2018:
After-Action Report

From March 2- 4, we hosted LibertyCon in Washington, DC and we were extremely pleased with how it went! Boasting 1,200+ attendees, dozens of media outlets, 60+ sponsors, and many of our […]
March 6, 2018

North America:
February 2018 Update

SFL North America February 2018 UPDATE February was another great month for Students For Liberty – North America! As LibertyCon 2018 grew closer and closer, we rolled out more exciting program announcements! […]
February 26, 2018

Climate and the Free Market at LibertyCon

Can free markets deliver the fuels of the future? Can clean tech supercharge our economy? Can free enterprise solve climate change? The Environmental Left would have you believe that big government can […]
February 26, 2018

The Frederick Douglass Liberty Forum at LibertyCon

2018 marks the 200th anniversary of Frederick Douglass’s birth. He was born into slavery and later escaped, going on to become one of America’s most notable abolitionists and a man remembered for […]
February 16, 2018
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Are you a libertarian at the Ivy Leagues? You might not be alone!

According to the Cato Institute, libertarians most likely make up 10-20% of the United States population. Furthermore, I think it is safe to assume that the Ivy Leagues aren’t exactly the bastions […]
February 14, 2018

Practicing Free Love

Valentine’s Day has arrived. Today, some liberty lovers are celebrating romance. There will be others who want to vomit at the idea of being in a relationship simply because they love the […]
February 12, 2018

LibertyCon 2018 Awards Nominations

Students For Liberty is pleased to announce the finalists for Student, Group, and Event of the Year. Finalists were selected based on nominations from Executive Boards, Regional Directors, and Staff. The winner […]
February 8, 2018

Why Do North Koreans Defect From their Home Country?

It’s strange to think of people feeling oppressed and free at the same time. Yet it’s exactly this unlikely combination that drives a new generation of North Koreans. They’re constrained by the […]
February 8, 2018

You’re invited to the Michigan Liberty Bus!

Want to go to LibertyCon but haven’t figured out how you’re getting there? For only $25, you can go from Michigan to Washington, DC! We’re thrilled to roll out the liberty bus. It begins its journey […]
February 7, 2018
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We Took a Look at Ivy League Speech Codes… It Doesn’t Look Great

The Ivy League schools are some of the most prestigious schools in the world. For the class of 2021, 281,060 applications were received by the Ivy League schools. From these applicants, only […]
February 5, 2018

The 3 LibertyCon Debates

One of the greatest things about freedom of speech is that it allows views to be challenged and provides the foundation for any honest discussion. Anybody who has spent time in the […]