Monday, June 17, 2019

Gun Rights Activist Kyle Kashuv has Harvard Admission Rescinded After Racist Comments Leaked

Kyle Kashuv, Parkland shooting survivor, has had his admission to Harvard rescinded after racist comments made by him surfaced.  He took to Twitter to comment on the issue, and has attacked the school for,...

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YWLS 2019 RECAP

Watch the 2019 recap video of Turning Point USA's Young Women's Leadership Summit! The event was a SUCCESS! Over 1,400 young conservative women gathered in Dallas, TX to hear from some INCREDIBLE speakers!

WATCH: Rob Smith on the Left’s PHONY Outrage

Rob Smith, a spokesperson for Turning Point USA, joined FOX Business hosts to discuss the recent outcry over foreign interference in the 2020 election.President Donald Trump was recently recorded saying that if a foreign...

YWLS Student Attendee Speaks About What it is Like to be a Conservative Woman

Screenshot/TwitterAlyssa Ahlgren, a conservative woman and Turning Point USA Ambassador, told the story of what it's like to be a Conservative woman in America today.She talked about her time at Turning Point USA's Young...

Conservative College Student Harassed by Professor for Citing Right-Leaning Facts

Torrey Prukop, a former student at Austin Community College, was harassed by her liberal professor for writing a research paper with right-leaning viewpoints.Torrey Prukop is an Austin, Texas native and recent high school graduate. As...

Nikki Haley at YWLS: Trump is Right to Push Mexico ‘to a Place that’s...

On Friday night, at Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit in Dallas, Texas, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, spoke at the YWLS banquet. Haley spoke to the banquet attendees about...

WATCH Rob Smith at YWLS 2019: “I’m the New Counter Culture”

Screenshot/TwitterRob Smith, self dubbed as "America's favorite black gay Republican," spoke at Turning Point USA's Young Women's Leadership Summit (YWLS) on June 7.Smith started his speech by highlighting the preexisting speaker, Anna Paulina. He...

Dana Loesch Speaks at Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit 2019

Yesterday, June 6th, 2019, Dana Loesch made an appearance at Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit in Dallas, Texas. She greeted the crowd of 1,300 young conservative women with, “It smells like freedom...

Judge Jeanine Pirro Speaks at Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit 2019

On the night of June 6th, over a thousand young conservative women jumped to their feet to welcome Judge Jeanine Pirro to the stage of Turning Point USA's YWLS 2019.  She took the stage...

Candace Owens Speaks at Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit 2019

On June 6, Candace Owens took the stage at Turning Point USA's Young Women's Leadership Summit.  As she walked onto the stage and the crowd of more than 1,200 attendees at the event leaped to...

Leftist Princeton Students Speak Out Against ‘Open Expression Monitors’

Screenshot/Twitter Princeton University appointed "Open Expression Monitors" earlier this May in order protect Free Speech on campus. Open Expression Monitors (OPMs) allow controversial speakers to safety visit campus, and give faculty the ability to guard...

Happy Birthday TPUSA: Looking Back on 7 Years of Success

On June 5th, 2012, Turning Point USA was officially founded by Charlie Kirk.  From the foundation of TPUSA, Kirk has worked tirelessly to protect the rights of students to voice political opinions on their...

10 Colleges That Fully Support Free Speech

Screenshot/Twitter Professor Debra Mashek of Harvey Mudd College and Professor Jonathan Haidt of New York University authored “10 Colleges Where You Won’t Have to Walk on Eggshells” and published it in Reason Magazine.  Haidt is the...

FREE SPEECH IN TEXAS: Senate Passes Campus Free Speech Bill

Screenshot/Twitter On Friday, May 17th, Texas House legislators passed a bill protecting the First Amendment on all public colleges. Bill 18 requires universities to create disciplinary sanctions for students who interfere with free speech activities. SB18...

University of Illinois Sued For Free Speech Policies

Screenshot/Twitter At the end of March, University of Illinois (UIUC) TPUSA campus coordinator, Joel Valdez, decided to take legal action against the University of Illinois for restricting the Freedom of Press and several students' freedom...

African Immigrant, TPUSA Activist: The Left ‘Views Me As A Puppet’

Screenshot/Twitter Arizona State University student and Rwandan refugee Espoir Le’dieu told Breitbart News that leftists "view as a puppet" for political gain. As a Turning Point USA activist, Le'dieu is tackling the left-wing bias on...

College Students: Here’s Why Choosing Comfort Over Free Speech Is a Mistake

Screenshot/Twitter Williams College has been ranked the country's top liberal arts college, but its sterling reputation was recently tarnished by choosing comfort over Free Speech.  The College Council, the campus student government, denied the Williams Initiative...

Pope Francis: Freedom of Speech Is ‘Important Index of a Nation’s Health’

Screenshot/Twitter On Saturday, Pope Francis told journalists in the Vatican, “Freedom of expression, whether in speech or in the press, is a key indicator of a country’s health.” The Pope warned social media users and pundits...

Freedom of Speech Is Being Weaponized on Campus

Screenshot/TwitterAcross the nation, the First Amendment has been reprimanded, reduced, and repositioned on college campuses. From "Free Speech Zones" to "Speech Codes," students are no longer allowed to say what they believe – or...

President Donald Trump Re-Tweets YWLS Promotion

President Trump has a history of promoting Turning Point USA – this is just another example of his support for TPUSA's movement and what the organization stands for.The TPUSA twitter page released yet another...

Study: Rise of Conservatism, Fall of Prejudice

Screenshot/TwitterWith the efforts of President Trump in office, statistics of racism and prejudice have fallen. When conservatives are in office, there is a direct correlation with the fall of prejudice. In a new study, conducted by...

Americans Do Not Stand By Socialism: Poll

Screenshot/TwitterIn a recent poll, more than 5 out of 10 Americans believe that socialism would be bad for the country.The Gallup survey of 1,024 adults found that 51% of Americans believe that some form of...

TPUSA Activist, Illegal Alien Turns Conservative After Epiphany

Screenshot/TwitterCal State student and now-TPUSA activist Sergio Eduardo Velasquez was featured on Breitbart News to discuss his ideological transition. Host and Breitbart News Editor-in-Chief Alex Marlow probed Velasquez's background as both a young conservative activist and...

WATCH: Benny Johnson Exposes AOC’s District’s True Feelings

Turning Point USA's Chief Creative Officer, Benny Johnson, traveled to self-proclaimed socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's (D-NY) 14th congressional district in New York and asked numerous people what they thought about socialism. WATCH:A woman, who was...

Southeastern Community College Attempts to Ban TPUSA Chapter Despite Iowa Free Speech Law

Iowa recently passed a Free Speech law, requiring all public colleges and universities to adhere to the First Amendment and respect free speech on campus.What the bill does not address, however, is what happens...

Source: Facebook Maintains a List of “Hate Agents” For Monitoring and Potential Termination

Tenko Pusula/FlickrAccording to an article by Breitbart News, Facebook keeps a list of "hate agents" to be monitored and potentially banned from their site.Breitbart has a source from within Facebook that told them about...

Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit

Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit is a 4-day conference for young, conservative women between the ages of 15 and 27. The 2019 YWLS will take place from June 6-9, 2019 in Dallas, TX at the...

Candace Owens Gets Censored by Facebook

On Friday, May 17, Candace Owens, the former Communications Director for Turning Point USA, and is currently associated with PragerU, had a post taken down by Facebook.She voiced her outrage over Twitter, posting a...

Park City Students Admits to Releasing Pepper Spray Before TPUSA Event

Screenshot/TwitterLast month, a Park City High School student released pepper spray in the school's lecture hall in order to prevent the TPUSA chapter from meeting. RELATED: High School Student Hospitalized After Pepper Spray Attack at TPUSA...

Kyle Kashuv Steps Down from Director of High School Outreach Position at TPUSA

As of May, 16, Kyle Kashuv, Parkland School Safety Advocate, decided to step down from his position as Director of High School Outreach for Turning Point USA.Kashuv became outspoken on pro-Second Amendment policy shortly...

WATCH: Being Conservative Is Not A Crime. These TPUSA Activists Speak Out.

Benny Johnson, Chief Creative Officer of Turning Point USA, created a powerful video highlighting the attacks on TPUSA students on college campuses. In the video, multiple TPUSA members speak about their experience as the...

The Trump Administration is Fighting to Protect Online Free Speech

The White House tweeted a new initiative to protect the freedom of speech online in order to prevent censorship on May 15. The tweet offers the link to a form where individuals can fill out...

YWLS: Planned By Women, For Women!

Turning Point USA will be holding their biggest Young Women's Leadership Summit (YWLS) ever. It will be held from June 6 - 9 in Dallas, Texas.The event has over 20 Confirmed Speakers.This YWLS is...

Anna Paulina Announces Her Resignation From Turning Point USA

Former Director of Hispanic Engagement, Anna Paulina, announced her departure from Turning Point USA on May 13, 2019 via Twitter and Facebook.The time has come to spread my wings. It is with a happy heart...

Charlie Kirk Receives Honorary Doctoral Degree From Liberty U

Screenshot/TwitterOn Friday May 10, Charlie Kirk was honored with a distinguished Doctorate Degree presented by Liberty University.Kirk, the founder and CEO of Turning Point USA, was presented such an honorary degree for his "exceptional...

TPUSA Kicks Out And Denounces Student After ‘Abhorrent’ Video Surfaces

On Thursday, May 9, a video surfaced on Twitter of, now former, Turning Point USA students being openly racist. The students are shouting racist slurs, saying, “White power! Fuck the n-----s!”Turning Point USA swiftly...

Life At A Liberal University Through The Eyes Of A TPUSA Activist

Screenshot/TwitterLaci Williams is a junior enrolled at Colorado University in Denver in the Political Science department. When not studying or at class, she interns for State Rep. Rod Bockenfeld (R–CO). Williams is also Turning Point...

Florida Passes ‘Classroom Carry’ Bill Allowing Teachers to Fight Back Against Shooters

Screenshot/TwitterFollowing the Shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in February of 2018, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) promised to figure out how to protect schoolchildren.On May 9 2019, DeSantis made good on that promise,...

WATCH: Charlie Kirk Exposes What Socialism Really Looks Like (Warning Graphic)

In a tweet on Sunday, May 5, Charlie Kirk shared a video of a Venezuelan man being beaten for speaking out against Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro Moros.WATCH:This is [email protected] and @AOC this is what...

Candace Owens Leaves TPUSA

Screenshot/TwitterCandace Owens, Turning Point USA's former Director of Communications, officially stepped down on Wednesday, May 1. She tweeted,"I am both excited and sad to announce that after our epic Campus Clash season, I am...

‘This Isn’t Your Grandfather’s Democratic Party Anymore’: Charlie Kirk Launches Podcast with Donald Trump...

Screenshot/InstagramCharlie Kirk, Turning Point USA founder and CEO, launched his new podcast The Charlie Kirk Show on Wednesday, May 1.Donald Trump Jr. and television personality Kimberly Guilfoyle were Kirk’s first guests on the show, where the...

TPUSA Gulf Regional Manager Destroys Socialist in Debate

Turning Point USA Gulf Regional Manager Driena Sixto debated a self-proclaimed socialist high school teacher on Friday, April 26 at West Boca Raton Community High School.Sixto held the event so students at the high school...

WATCH: Kamala Harris Refuses to Answer Anna Paulina’s Question On Immigration

Screenshot/Twitter Anna Paulina, Director of Latino Engagement for Turning Point USA, decided to ask Kamala Harris, Candidate for the Democratic Party's 2020 presidential nomination, a few questions on her policy on immigration. Paulina confronted Harris at...

WATCH: Turning Point USA’s Kyle Kashuv at NRA Event: ‘Gun Control Is Not Only...

Screenshot/TwitterTurning Point USA's Director of High School engagement, Kyle Kashuv, a Parkland shooting survivor and Second Amendment rights activist, spoke at an NRA gathering on Friday, April 27.  Kashuv is a conservative high school...

Brandon Tatum on Fox: ‘I Would Like to See [Officials] Actually Enforce the Federal...

Turning Point USA's Director of Urban Engagement weighed in on federal border officials releasing illegal immigrants into Tucson, Arizona based on a 'lack of space to detain them.'As a former Tucson, Arizona police officer,...

New TPUSA Chapter Sabotaged After First Meeting

Screenshot/TwitterNorwin High School in Pennsylvania founded a Turning Point USA chapter earlier this April. By the chapter's second meeting, school faculty was supposedly offended.The Norwin TPUSA chapter held their first meeting on April 5, tweeting that...

Central Michigan University TPUSA Chapter Hosts Three Survivors of Venezuelan Socialism

Screenshot/InstagramA Turning Point USA chapter at Central Michigan University invited three Venezuelan speakers who fled their native country for a “Survivors of Socialism” event.Samuel Machado, Carlos Ron and José Villamediana spoke about what it...

Dan Crenshaw Takes On Socialism at ASU

Congressman Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) joined Turning Point USA on campus at Arizona State University on Wednesday, April 24.The event, which was hosted byTPUSA's ASU chapter, gathered hundreds of students and onlookers to listen to Crenshaw...

Venezuelan Immigrant and TPUSA Activist: ‘There Is Not a Single Socialist That Is Not...

Screenshot/InstagramJose Vargas is a Turning Point USA student activist and Venezuelan immigrant. On April 24, Vargas sat down with Breitbart News, offering a first-hand experience of socialism and its outcomes.As part of the weekly...

Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit 2019 Announced Confirmed Speakers

Turning Point USA has announced a speaker list for their 2019 Young Women's Leadership Summit.  A total of 17 speakers are confirmed as of April 2019.The speaker list as of April 2019 include:Charlie Kirk...

Campus Clash Tour at Penn State Met With Strong Support, Protests

A massive crowd of students and participants gathered at Penn State's largest lecture hall for Turning Point USA's Campus Clash event on April 23.While the event was met with major conflict, Charlie Kirk, Donald...

Candace Owens In Nottingham With TPUK: ‘Racism Is Now Being Used as a Control...

Screenshot/YouTubeTurning Point USA joined Turning Point UK in Nottingham to discuss free markets, limited government, personal responsibility, and one's duty to others.Charlie Kirk, TPUSA founder and president, and Candace Owens, the Director of Communications,...

While Socialist Students Promote ‘Bread Line,’ This TPUSA Chapter Is Literally ‘Smashing’ Socialism

Members of the University of Texas-San Antonio's Young Democratic Socialists for America club were handing out free sandwiches at their self-proclaimed "bread line" on April 9."Come by our breadline today! We'll be giving out...

TPUSA Influencers Visit Texas State to Discuss Free Speech, Campus Ban

Screenshot/TwitterElected student officials from Texas State University voted to bar Turning Point USA chapters from the TSU campus earlier this month.According to the Dean of Students, these student officials do not have the authority...

Death Threats Made Against Charlie Kirk, Candace Owens at Montana State

Screenshot/TwitterCharlie Kirk and Candace Owens are hosting the famous Campus Clash event tonight, April 18. They will be arriving on stage at Montana State University promptly at 7:30PM CST.While Campus Clash is supposed to...

Texas State Chapter President to Become TPUSA Field Director Following Controversy

Screenshot/TwitterOver the last several weeks, controversy has followed Texas State University and its Student Government Association.The Texas State SGA office holders had written legislation calling for the banning of Turning Point USA chapters on...

Here’s What Happened to Candace Owens at UPenn

Screenshot/TwitterSeveral months ago, Candace Owens, Turning Point USA's Director of Communications, was eating breakfast at Green Eggs Cafe in Philadelphia with the organization's founder and president, Charlie Kirk. ANTIFA showed up and harassed them. On...

Philadelphia ANTIFA Promotes Shutting Down Candace Owens Event at the University of Pennsylvania

Candace Owens was invited by the University of Pennsylvania College Republicans to speak at an event on Monday, April 15th.The event is highly opposed by left wing organizations and college students.  A student was...

Police Investigate TPUSA Chapter President Being Stalked: ‘Bias Incident’

Screenshot/TwitterTurning Point USA chapter president at South Seattle College, Katie Daviscourt, was being followed Thursday night, April 11. Daviscourt was hiding in-between parked cars in a parking lot on campus when she frantically dialed...

YouTube Hides Video of Candace Owens Testimony in ‘Restricted Mode’

Screenshot/TwitterOn Wednesday, April 10th, PragerU announced that YouTube has placed the video of Candace Owens, Turning Point USA's Director of Communications, in “restricted mode.”When YouTube places a video in "restricted mode," that video may...

WATCH: Anna Paulina Takes On Human Trafficking Crisis at the Border

Screenshot/YouTubeTurning Point USA's Director of Latino Engagement sat down with The Epoch Times on Tuesday, April 9 to discuss human trafficking.Paulina is a massive anti-human trafficking advocate and speaks out against illegal immigration frequently.On this episode...

Candace Owens: The Left Wants Black People to Fail

Screenshot/TwitterTurning Point USA's Director of Communications, Candace Owens, appeared on Fox New's "Ingraham Angle" Wednesday, April 10.Owens addressed her explosive House Judiciary Committee hearing, her confrontation with Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA), and called the...

Candace Owens Calls Out Leftists at Congressional Hearing, Speaks About Racism and White Nationalism

Screenshot/TwitterTurning Point USA's Director of Communications addressed the House Judiciary Committee hearing on Hate Crimes and White Nationalism on Tuesday, April 9.Her central focus was how the left uses such terms ("hate crimes" and...

Charlie Kirk at UConn: ‘Never Once Have We Advocated for the Silence of Those...

Tuesday, April 9th, students and staff at the University of Connecticut packed the Student Union Theater to hear conservative speakers Charlie Kirk, Candace Owens, and Dave Rubin speak. Left wing counter protestors were present...

Texas State SGA Voted to Ban TPUSA Chapters From Campus

Screenshot/TwitterOn April 1, Texas State Student Government put forth legislation calling for the banning of Turning Point USA chapters on TSU grounds. On Monday, April 8, Texas State SGA voted on this matter.The SGA's...

High School Student Hospitalized After Pepper Spray Attack at TPUSA Event

Gunnery Sgt. Scott Dunn/FlickrLast week at Park City High School in Park City, Utah, nearly 20 students and staff members received medical attention as a result of a leftist student pepper spraying a Turning...

Ambassador Nikki Haley Will Be Speaking at TPUSA’s YWLS 2019

Ambassador Nikki Haley is the most recent confirmed speaker for Turning Point USA's Young Women's Leadership Summit conference in Dallas Texas.  The Young Women's Leadership Summit, or YWLS, is an annual conference hosted by...

Candace Owens Speaks the Truth About the Problems Facing Black America today: Not ‘White...

On April 3rd, 2019, Charlie Kirk, Candace Owens, and Dave Rubin hosted a Campus Clash event at Louisiana State University. The trio did a question and answer segment for the students of LSU after...

Turning Point USA partners With Breitbart for Weekly “Campus Segments” on Sirius XM

Charlie Kirk, President and Founder of Turning Point USA, and Alex Marlow, Breitbart News Editor-in-Chief, announced on Wednesday, April 3rd that Breitbart and TPUSA will be teaming up for a “Weekly Campus Segment” on...

VP Mike Pence Fires Up Students at Turning Point USA’s MWRC 2019

Vice President Mike Pence energized the 1,000 attendees at Turning Point USA's Midwest Regional Conference with spirited promises that the Trump administration will lead the charge to “build the wall,” repeal and replace Obamacare,...

Brandon Tatum On Why He Wears a MAGA Hat: ‘The Ones Who Persevere… Gain...

Turning Point USA's Director of Urban Engagement, Brandon Tatum, was the first speaker Saturday morning at TPUSA's Midwest Regional Conference.He started his talk by explaining why he wears a 'MAGA' hat whenever he's in...

VP Mike Pence at TPUSA’s Midwest Regional Conference: ‘Censorship Is the Tool of the...

Turning Point USA hosted its largest ever Midwest Regional Conference over the weekend. TPUSA activists, chapter leaders, and other members of the conservative movement from all over the midwest were in attendance.Vice President Mike...

Turning Point USA to Host Massive Midwest Conference With VP Mike Pence

On March 29 through March 30, Turning Point USA will be hosting its largest ever Midwest Regional Conference in Chicago, IL.According to TPUSA, "students who attend this two-day conference will hear from guest speakers,...

From Leading A Massive Anti-Trump Rally to TPUSA: Meet Tiana Elisara

Tiana Elisara is the current President and Founder of the Turning Point USA chapter at the University of Hawaii. She kindly sat down with Turning Point News at the Conservative Political Action Conference in...

New TPUSA Video: Socialism Has Failed Native Americans

As America is shifting directions towards socialism, Mikaela Lyrea, a member of a southern California Native American tribe, collaborated with Turning Point USA to explain how Native American reservations have been decimated by socialist...

From Communism to Capitalism: Meet Joshua Aminov, TPUSA Chapter President at Rider U.

Joshua Aminov is the current President of the Turning Point USA chapter at Rider University.  He kindly sat down with Turning Point News at the Conservative Political Action Conference in late February for an...

‘Walk Away,’ Urges College Students to Abandon Liberalism and Become Conservative

On March 14, around 50 students from Central Michigan University gathered to listen to Brandon Tatum, TPUSA’s Director of Urban Engagement.  ‘Walk Away,’ by virtue of its name, is a campaign headed by TPUSA...

TPUSA’s Anna Paulina Takes On The Growing Latino Support for President Trump

According to The Daily Caller, Anna Paulina, the Director of Latino Engagement for Turning Point USA, says that she “expects support for President Donald Trump and Republicans to continue growing going into 2020.”While...

Turning Point USA Celebrates CPAC by Hosting ‘America-Fest’

After the first day of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Turning Point USA  threw its first ever after party. By virtue of its name, America-Fest was a celebration of America (and conservatives), complete...

Man Who Punched Activist Tabling For TPUSA Has Finally Been Charged

On February 19, a video was released by Charlie Kirk of Turning Point USA capturing a man punching Hayden Williams, an employee of the Leadership Institute, in the face while tabeling for Turning Point...

Charlie Kirk Visits Activists at UC Berkeley

One week following the attack of Hayden Williams, the Turning Point USA activist tabling for the organization at UC Berkeley, the organization’s founder Charlie Kirk visited the campus.Breitbart reports, “Turning Point USA (TPUSA)...

TPUSA Hosts Largest Young Latino Event In Its History

Turning Point USA hosted its largest ever Young Latino Leadership Summit this year in late February.  While attending YLLS, “students and activists had the opportunity to hear from several prominent speakers within the conservative...