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Three Days Left to Apply for Young Voices

With only three days left, Young Voices has received 93 applications from talented Millennial libertarian writers looking to join our ranks as Advocates. The demand has been so overwhelming that we will not be extending applications beyond our deadline of 11:59 PM this Friday, September 8th.

So, if you know a prospective Young Voices Advocate (or are one yourself), please tell him or her to apply ASAP! This is the last chance to join our Advocate program in 2017.

Applications are exploding for Young Voices’ fall Advocate Program

With one month left, Young Voices has already received 56 applications from talented Millennial libertarian writers looking to join our ranks. This has so far exceeded our goals that we’ve started reviewing applications early.

So, if you know a prospective Young Voices Advocate (or are one yourself), please tell them to apply ASAP! Early applications will be given preference given the high demand. The deadline is September 8th.

Flying Dog Brewery terminates its Brewers Association membership in defense of free speech – WASHINGTON EXAMINER

Flying Dog Brewery terminated its membership with the Brewers Association over free speech concerns on June 1, marking the first time that a craft beer manufacturer split with the powerful trade group. The move was made in protest of a policy the Brewers Association announced in April aimed at cracking down on “sexually explicit, lewd, or demeaning brand names, language, text, graphics, photos, video, or other images.”

Flying Dog, who produces a popular Belgian IPA called Raging Bitch, is no stranger to censorship challenges. In 2009, the Michigan Liquor Control Commission barred the sale of Raging Bitch in the Wolverine State, claiming that the label is “detrimental to the public health, safety, and welfare.” Oddly enough, the label was designed by renowned artist Ralph Steadman, who is best known for illustrating many of Hunter S. Thompson’s best-known works, including Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.

Read more in the Washington Examiner

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