Urges Agnew "Not Resign," 19 September 1973, YAF
From the look of it, the seeds YAF
and its allies began sowing in the 1970s have fruited out in discernible gains among America's youth.
The power of YAF
, grass-roots networks, and think tanks like the AEI show that the right focused its energy on infrastructure and ideas during a time when the left focused on protest.
At its best, it unfolds as it did at Swarthmore in 1993: YAF
sent Dinesh D'Souza to lecture at the college; in the aftermath YAF
collected six enthusiastic conservative students and invited them to its headquarters to plan a yearlong conservative speakers' program; by 1994 YAF
boasted that Swarthmore's Conservative Union had swelled from six members to seventy-five, and a new conservative campus newspaper had been started--thanks to $37,000 funneled toward the college from a conservative matrix.
Throughout the book Andrew attempts to construct a parallel between the right and left -- the YAF
is the Students for a Democratic Society of the right.
Data and document images are made available to YAF
for daily database loads, allowing service representatives to easily search the database and respond to donor inquiries more quickly and efficiently.
A December 2009 cable between San'a' and various intelligence agencies disseminated by WikiLeaks says US State Department analysts believed the Houthis obtained weapons from the Yemeni black market and corrupt members of the YAF
But in the following two years Saleh restored control over the RG and other parts of the YAF
- since most of YAF
's commanders had been Saleh appointees.
Deciding it was important for The Alternative to "make a strong showing" at the YAF
convention, Tyrrell had taken it upon himself to pay my YAF
I was careful to note the dinged-up hunk of surface-to-air missile sitting in the corner of Air Force room, with no sign to indicated why, and the jaunty mustache painted above the lip of one of the mannequins sporting a YAF
Rafin said the YAF
were deployed along YLNG's pipeline and the navy was escorting the LNG tankers to the international waterways.
But Perlstein doesn't mention that within another four years Students for a Democratic Society was flourishing on campuses all over the country, while the YAF
had devolved into the curious cult of personality it remains to this day.