Allen West is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives and a retired U.S. Army Lt. Colonel. He represented Florida’s 22nd congressional district in the House from 2011 to 2013.
Lt. Col. West is taking campuses around the country by storm with his latest YAF lecture series, a politically incorrect conversation about how to protect the homeland against the threat of radical Islam. In this video from Boston University on April 26, Lt. Col. West provides commentary unlike you can hear anywhere else—honest, sincere, and solutions-oriented. No double-speak here!
Young America’s Foundation engages with students across the country to inspire them with the ideas of individual freedom, a strong national defense, free enterprise, and traditional values. YAF is the principal outreach organization of the Conservative Movement and introduces hundreds of thousands of young Americans to these principles every year, most of whom have never heard the arguments for freedom and personal responsibility before.