Joel M. Acevedo, President of the Brooklyn Young Republican Club, has made the following statement: "Dear Club Members, As some of you know, I'm a reservist in the Army National Guard, and we are being activated to assist with efforts relating to coronavirus containment measures in New York State. This means that I will temporarily be … Continue reading President Joel Acevedo Gets Activated for COVID-19 Containment, Vice-President Assumes Duties.
Due to recommendations from New York City Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Brooklyn Young Republican Club will be transitioning our Wednesday, March 25 “Women’s History Month: Advancing HerStory” panel to online streaming platforms: Facebook, Twitch, and YouTube. During our time of social distancing, we think it's important to … Continue reading Protect From COVID-19, Advancing HerStory Panel Streaming Online
New Yorkers are longing for good government and parties who foster meaningful competition in order to serve the people objectively well. We should be holding our elected leaders to a higher standard and hold them accountable for not addressing the needs of the community. Kicking the can down the road for the next election or … Continue reading A New Way Forward, Right is Might
In late August of 1619 a ship docked at Point Comfort in the British Colony of Virginia with a cargo of about 30 enslaved Africans, thus marking the beginning of a system of chattel slavery that would last for the next 250 years (Silverstein, 2019). The United States of America was built upon the backs … Continue reading Black History Month & The Lincoln Project Experience
We have now reach that time of the year for the Brooklyn Young Republican Club, in which our greatest experiment in human history is utilized. Democracy. Pursuant to our bylaws, the Brooklyn Young Republican Club is once again preparing to hold elections for our Club Officers and Board of Directors, which will be held at … Continue reading 2020 BKYR Nominations & Elections
The Brooklyn Young Republican Club is proud to announce our "BKYR Agenda 2020: Taking Action Together" agenda initiative. On Monday, January 6, 2020, the BKYR Board of Directors voted unanimously on the adoption of Resolution #2-2020 to establish a process for the adoption of the Club's yearly agenda initiatives. The purpose of this initiative is to fulfill our Club's … Continue reading BKYR Agenda 2020: Taking Action Together
In light of this coronavirus crisis, it has become abundantly clear that the conservative approach to government that too many of my fellow Republicans still cling to ultimately results in a failure to govern effectively at all. Conservatism is just no longer a valid competing style or philosophy of governance in my eyes. Rather, it’s … Continue reading Yes, coronavirus is deadly and American conservatism is bankrupt.
They say hindsight is 20/20, if that is the case, then it is imperative that we don’t make the same mistakes twice. The Brooklyn Young Republican Club is starting the new decade off a little differently. We are doing something current republican groups are not doing. They say hindsight is 20/20, if that is the … Continue reading Hindsight is 2020
The Brooklyn Young Republican Club is proud to present our new and improved website. The website's design fully captures the essence of the Club and who we are. Not only do we have a sexy new look, we have a bunch of cool new features for our members. We have made becoming a member much simpler, while also … Continue reading The New BrooklynYR.com