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(Pre- Covid 19) University of Hartford Students Stay Up Late To Search For Snowy Owls!
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Before the Covid 19 virus shutdown CFACT Students at the University of  Hartford decided to stay up late to spot snowy owls at a park near campus. Besides fighting for policies and values that benefit nature and people alike CFACT also encourages its students to have fun in nature and enjoy the outdoor flora and fauna. This event was organized by CFACT Intern Kevin Schaeffer who has been a key...
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(Pre-Covid 19) CFACT talks shop with USC College Republicans!
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Earlier in the school year prior to Covid-19, CFACT spoke to the College Republican Leadership at the University of Southern California. CFACT National Director Adam Houser led the talk and spoke about activism on campus and how students can form coalitions to fight back against regressive campus policies and measures. CFACT's Adam Houser Talks to USC Students!  In the talk Adam laid out key examples of how CFACT has been...
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CPAC 2020: the “Climate Hustle 2” movie hype is big!
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CFACT's great team helped get the word out at CPAC about Climate Hustle 2! CFACT was out in force at CPAC 2020, the largest annual gathering of conservatives in the nation. With over 10,000 people regularly attending, CPAC, aka the "Conservative Political Action Conference", is the place to be for reaching America's passionate activists. CFACT handed out hundreds of palm cards, magnets, and other swag to raise awareness of the...
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CPAC 2020: Would you bet the world will still be here in 10 years?
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To promote CFACT's upcoming movie, Climate Hustle 2: Rise of the Climate Monarchy, CFACT dressed up as bookies and asked CPAC attendees if they would be willing to bet money that we'll still be here in 10 years, despite climate change hysteria! You can watch that video here! Every attendee CFACT asked was willing to place a bet that we'd still be here in 10 years, which prompted the interviewers...
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George Mason grows free market message on campus
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Peter discusses CFACT's mission with a new recruit on campus who is excited to get more involved. Collegians leaders Peter Darko and David Bucarey spent the better part of their morning recruiting students to CFACT's free market message in the Johnson Center at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. While other students were sleeping, preparing for class, or playing the new Call of Duty video game, CFACT's leaders were hard...
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CFACT breaks the ice with facts at University of Michigan!
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Above: CFACT's Associate Director of Collegians, Graham Beduze, hands out a flyer explaining CFACT's stance on environmental issues to a student at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Will, a student on campus, reads the flyer to learn more about CFACT The wind chill in Ann Arbor brought temperatures into the 20's, but that didn't stop CFACT's activists from bringing free market facts to students at the University of Michigan!...
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Hartford, CT students brave the cold to clean up campus
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Hartford students clean up litter left behind on campus! As the winter cold settles in, students at the University of Hartford in Connecticut are heating up with their passion for stewardship. Kevin Schaeffer, a junior on campus, gathered a group of his friends to give their fellow students an example to follow, and to clean up one of the fields neighboring the campus grounds. "We wanted to show this campus,...
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Kicked Off Campus Comedy Tour crowns Fourth winner at UMN
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Cover photo: event winner Ruth Allen and headliner Bryan Miller The CFACT chapter at the University of Minnesota hosted the fourth annual “Kicked Off Campus Comedy Tour" this year.The event hosted in “The Whole” club in the basement of Coffman Student Union is a direct response to the growing anti-free speech sentiment on campuses nation wide. Recently, the student paper at the University celebrated the vandalism of a college republican...
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CFACT unwraps the gift of liberty at TPUSA’s Action Summit in FL
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A student attendee signs up to join CFACT's mission on her campus! This holiday season, millions of Americans will enjoy the wonderful freedoms and prosperity our nation has to offer. Unfortunately, many young people take these blessings for granted. That's why CFACT helped sponsor Turning Point USA's Student Action Summit in West Palm Beach, FL. While interacting with the thousands of college students in attendance, CFACT helped educate college students...
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Texas students plant trees, work with Alabama-Coushatta tribe
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Students and tribe members work together to plant the trees near the reservation. While everyone says we need to do more to help our environment and our communities, some students actually put those ideas into action. Hussain Mohammed, a Texas A&M student and CFACT Driessen Fellow, recently helped lead a tree planting and clean up of a community near the Alabama-Coushatta Native American reservation of Texas. The event was also...
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Watch: Collegians put on street theater at UN Conference in Spain
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CFACT's Collegians activists attending the United Nations climate conference in Madrid, Spain, put on a bit of street theater to point out the hypocrisy of many of the UN delegates in attendance. You can watch the full video of that here! While calling for red meat to be banned or strongly discouraged to save the planet, UN delegates feasted on juicy burgers from the Burger King in the middle of...
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Climate Change Panel brings facts at College of Charleston!
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Cover photo:Nick Lindquist of the American Conservation Coalition (ACC) gives his presentation to start the panel off. Attendees of the climate change panel pose after an in depth discussion of the issues. The government makes everything worse. That's the message CFACT brought to Collegians at the College of Charleston in South Carolina at a climate change panel hosted by Turning Point USA on campus. Also invited to participate was Nick...
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Rucker to students: be thankful for liberty this season, and every day
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CFACT's UMN chapter poses with president Craig Rucker after his talk at the university! CFACT at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, hosted CFACT national president and co-founder Craig Rucker to discuss how liberty and free markets provide the best environmental solutions. "A lot of students these days don't know how good they've got it in this country," Rucker said after his presentation. "The freedoms they have, and the blessings...
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Experts dissect Green New Deal with facts at U of Hartford, CT
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Picture: Left, student William Barclay begins the discussion with a short introduction; top right: Dr. Bruce Everett; bottom right: Dr. Lawrence Gould. Head shot credits: CO2 Coalition, University of Hartford Early in 2019, the website College Reaction found that over 82% of college students polled support the Green New Deal. The poll surveyed 1,005 students back in February. To combat this, CFACT teamed up with the non-profit CO2 Coalition to...
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National Take a Hike Day: Vanderbilt cleans Cedars of Lebanon State Park!
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Students make their way along the trail as they hunt for litter Environmentalists across the world are calling for radical, socialist policies to solve climate change. But what are these activists actually doing to make a difference in their environment - other than leaving tons of trash after their marches and rallies? CFACT Collegians, on the other hand, put their money where their mouth is. National "Take a Hike Day"...
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