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Send Dominic Ongwen of the Lords Resistance Army Home for Real Justice

Travis Rejman | Posted 01.22.2017 | Home
Travis Rejman

Major General Ongwen was a notoriously brutal top commander who spent his entire adult life in the Lords Resistance Army (LRA) which terrorized communities in Northern Uganda, South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic.

What It Takes to Launch a Program in a Post-War Region

Andy Bryant | Posted 11.17.2016 | Home
Andy Bryant

During my time in Gulu, I experienced the warmth of the Acholi people, through tasting local foods and boda rides and conversation. I look forward to returning in 2016, when Educate! will implement our programs and help empower youth with skills to combat unemployment.

D.C. Doctor Working to Save Mike, Other Ugandan Kids at Risk of Preventable Death

Nancy Brown | Posted 02.21.2015 | Home
Nancy Brown

In Uganda, sore throats -- strep, actually -- are so common that kids don't complain about it and aren't treated for it. This can create problems in their heart valves. And for some children, each round of strep causes more problems to those valves.

Joss Whedon's Powerful Speech on Human Connection and Storytelling (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 09.30.2012 | Home
Shira Lazar

Actress Eliza Dushku and screenwriter-director Joss Whedon launched a fundraising event in San Francisco to raise money for ThriveGulu, a charity founded by Dushku's mom, Judy, which aids survivors of Uganda's civil war.

"Kony 2012": Why It Worked

John Travis | Posted 06.06.2012 | Home
John Travis

"Kony 2012" and why people can only help if they know what is going onBy now you have all most likely seen the "Kony 2012" video and I'm guessing you ...

Child Soldiers on Film: "Kassim the Dream" (I)

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Karin Badt

The situation of child soldiers remains the same: and the finger points back -- many argue -- at Museveni himself.