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Raise a Toast to Free Speech

Join Young Voices at Flying Dog Brewery in celebration of Free Speech Week! Our DC-based staff and writers have an action-packed afternoon planned of learning, networking, and — of course — good beer. Best of all, $1 of every beer purchased will be donated to Young Voices to help empower our network of pro-liberty writers under 30.

WHEN: Sunday, October 22nd3-6 PM ET
WHERE: Flying Dog Brewery, 4607 Wedgewood Blvd, Frederick, MD 21703

3 PM — Learn the nuts and bolts of opinion writing from Executive Director Casey Given’s presentation “The Art of the Op-ed.”
4 PM — Hear from a panel of Young Voices writers about best practices for building your brand as an opinion commentator for freedom.
5 PM — Raise a glass to liberty with free speech trivia in the tasting room.


Welcome to our Fall Interns

Young Voices is excited to welcome onto our team for the Fall, Alex Gugliuzza and Ethan Pritchard. You can learn a bit about them here.

Ethan is a recent graduate with a Bachelors in Management from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at University of Maryland. A Maryland native, he got his start as an auto mechanic and later at a sheet metal manufacturing plant working on machines. He serves as a public relations intern with Young Voices.  He enjoys skateboarding, wrenching and drinking Flying Dog and other craft beer.


Alex is a development intern with Young Voices. He is pursuing a Bachelor Degree in Political Science and a Masters in Public Administration through his university’s combined BA/MPA program. He has interned on Capitol Hill, is the President of the Catholic Student Association, and is a supervisor at the AU Phonathon. Born and raised in New York City, Alex enjoys musical theater, improv and New York pizza.

Young Voices in the news 9/10-9/21

Lawmakers, Let Automakers Innovate (RealClearPolicy) – Dan King & Andrew Wilford

Gun Control Lobby Eviscerates College Carry Law (American Conservative) – Matthew Larosiere

The EU’s Regulatory War on Google Is an Attack on Innovation (FEE) – Amelia Irvine

Automation Will Create More Fulfilling Work (FEE) – Don Lim

How About a Little Free Speech Protection for Unprotected Adjunct Professors? (Reason) – Liz Wolfe

Everyone is missing something in the energy grid study (RealClearEnergy) – Josh Smith

Why Are We Still Listening to John Bolton? (American Conservative) – Jerrod Laber

A Censorious Sign of the Times (Spiked) – Dan King

Young Voices on the Glenn Beck Program (Glenn Beck) – Liz Wolfe