WorldViews: Joseph Kony


Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 04/12/2012

‘Kony 2012’ campaign dies down, but LRA impact remains

In an interview, Invisible Children told BlogPost that people underestimate the LRA’s damage to the civilian population.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  11:50 AM ET, 04/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Invisible Children, Uganda, Joseph Kony, Lord's Resistance Army

Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 04/11/2012

Invisible Children tipped off Ugandan military to arrest former child soldier, says U.S. cable

A U.S. diplomatic cable released by WikiLeaks has put the non-profit group that created “Kony 2012” at the center of another controversy.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:58 PM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Uganda, Invisible Children, Joseph Kony, Patrick Komakech

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 04/05/2012

‘Kony 2012’ releases new video: ‘ Your voice changes everything’

A month after the first viral video was released, Invisible Children explains more about the film and what can be done to stop Joseph Kony.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:54 AM ET, 04/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Uganda, Kony 2012, video, LRA, Joseph Kony

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 03/13/2012

Forget Joseph Kony. What Ugandan children fear is the ‘nodding disease’

Forget Joseph Kony. In northern Uganda, children fear a disease whose origin is unknown and which has no known cure.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  11:41 AM ET, 03/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Uganda, nodding disease, Joseph Kony

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 03/12/2012

Invisible Children has released new video in response to ‘Kony 2012’ criticism

The video addresses the criticisms of the nonprofit’s very viral “Kony 2012” campaign.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  03:13 PM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Invisible Children, Joseph Kony, Lord's Resistance Army, videos

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 03/09/2012

Uganda: How you can help

A list of NGOs and other aid workers operating in Uganda, a country ravaged by two decades of conflict.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:13 AM ET, 03/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Joseph Kony, Uganda, Invisible Children

Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 03/08/2012

Kony 2012 campaign gets support of Obama, others

The charity behind the viral film has been criticized, but President Obama said Thursday that he supports their efforts.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  04:34 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Joseph Kony, Invisible Children, Uganda

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 03/08/2012

Invisible Children responds to criticism about ‘Stop Kony’ campaign

A new campaign wants to make Joseph Kony “famous” so he can be brought to justice, but not everyone likes its tactics.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  11:40 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Uganda, Joseph Kony, Lord's Resistance Army, Invsible Children

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 03/08/2012

Invisible Children founders posing with guns: an interview with the photographer

An interview with the photographer.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:44 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Uganda, Joseph Kony, Invisible Children, photos

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 10/14/2011

Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army: a primer

President Obama has authorized the deployment of about 100 U.S. combat forces to central Africa to assist in the fight against the notoriously savage Lord’s Resistance Army

By Elizabeth Flock  |  02:38 PM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Africa, Sudan, Uganda, Lord's Resistance Army, Joseph Kony