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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 03:41 PM ET, 03/21/2012

Trayvon Martin: One of 17 children shot very publicly this month

The past month has seen a number of high profile shootings with children as the victims.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  03:41 PM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Kandahar, Florida, Toulouse, children

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 03/19/2012

Mike Daisey vs. Jason Russell: When the storymakers overtake the story

When the storymakers overtake the story.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:55 PM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Mike Daisey, Jason Russell, This American Life, Invisible Children, Kony 2012

Posted at 04:51 PM ET, 03/16/2012

Invisible Children co-founder Jason Russell hospitalized after public breakdown

Director of Kony2012 film was hospitalized in San Diego after a bizarre public outburst.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  04:51 PM ET, 03/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Invisible Children, Jason Russell, arrests

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 03/16/2012

Trump, Gaddafi and Sarkozy sons: When rich people’s children misbehave

Donald Trump, Moammar Gaddafi and Nicolas Sarkozy’s sons have all gotten into trouble this week.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  11:21 AM ET, 03/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Donald Trump, Moammar Gaddafi, Nicolas Sarkozy, rich children

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 03/15/2012

Kony 2012 screening in Uganda met with anger, rocks thrown at screen

Some Ugandans threw rocks during a public screening of the massively viral film.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:43 PM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Uganda, Kony 2012, Invisible Children

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