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Apathy…meet Antipathy
By: Barry Belmont

Apparently today is the day of voting for candidates for the ASUN. So there I was, bored at work, having just heard some girl talk about the ASUN presidential debates and I thought, Hmm, Maybe I should watch those…Call me a gluttony for punishment. I knew nothing important was going to be said by either [...]

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What a Concept…
By: Barry Belmont

The ASUN recently announced (though it was long rumored) that the final funding period for clubs would not be observed as the organization had run out of club funding. And in typical WTF GOVERNMENT? style logic, the commissioners in charge seem to glean over the point entirely, managing to not only not take away the [...]

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Abolish ASUN: The Uncut Interviews 2
By: John Russell

Interview by Allie Amato.  Interviewee: John Russell What is it that your organization does? – The Abolish ASUN movement is the brainchild of the UNR Students for Liberty. We are a student-driven group on campus totally dedicated to promoting, supporting, and defending the principles of individual rights, voluntary trade, and peace. Why does your organization [...]

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Abolish ASUN: The Uncut Interviews 1
By: Barry Belmont

Our Abolish ASUN movement has garnered so much publicity that it is not at all uncommon for us to give interview after interview on the subject. Unfortunately, only a small fraction of those interviews ever gets seen — a nugget of an idea here, a simple quip there. Because we feel we provide perhaps our [...]

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Let’s Get Radical – Powerpoint Presentation
By: John Russell

Here is the powerpoint to the presentation Barry and I gave at the 2011 International Students for Liberty Conference.  We hope this may help others become more effective on their college campus.  I am going to continue to scour the internet looking for a recording of our presentation and will post it if I find it.  Enjoy! [...]

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Anecdotes from the Abolishment 2
By: Barry Belmont

I’ve noticed this troll “Chris” who seems to only comment upon Abolish ASUN stuff that the Nevada Sagebrush presents (see here and here for instance). This time he’s at it again with this delightful exchange with some anonymous poster: One would think that after all this time, the poor fellow would figure out that it is [...]

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ABOLISH ASUN: International Event of the Year
By: UNR Student For Liberty

The Students for Liberty has named our original Abolish ASUN Festival its Event of the Year at its recent International Conference. This is an amazing honor and we will be sure to bring you more news, stories, and videos about how the whole conference went down in the coming week, but suffice it to say for [...]

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Abolish ASUN at CPAC
By: Barry Belmont

Who would have ever thought that our rackety ol’ club’s work would breach the hallowed halls of CPAC? Well it turns out that while being interviewed by PJTV, Blayne Bennett, the Communications Manager for the Students for Liberty (the Big Pappa institution which we base ourself around), discussed our Abolish ASUN event last year. Perhaps [...]

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Abolish ASUN…for the Kids
By: UNR Student For Liberty

How can you say ‘No’ to an abolishment that has this?

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Anecdotes from the Abolishment
By: Barry Belmont

So today’s Abolish ASUN carnival was fairly successful. We demonstrated what government spending looks like, saw spontaneous order form from free individuals, and generally demolished Statist argument (much to admiration of onlookers, while those arguing in favor of the institution clearly backpeddled from position to position). But I wanted to share some various anecdotes of [...]

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