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Invisible Children 2012

Why 'Kony 2012' Creates Effective Social Change

Jenna Arnold | Posted 05.19.2012 | Impact
Jenna Arnold

Educating people is an act of activism. Period.

From Caring to Doing: The Responsibility of Experts for #StopKony

Stephanie Rudat | Posted 05.13.2012 | Impact
Stephanie Rudat

Right now there are potentially hundreds of millions of youth interested in Uganda and hungry for guidance. Experts must positively engage this expanding global dialogue and to teach the conversation upwards.

What's Wrong With the Kony Firestorm? Maybe Not What You Think

Paul Shoemaker | Posted 05.13.2012 | Impact
Paul Shoemaker

Invisible Children has been criticized for not spending enough money on programs. But Invisible Children is an advocacy organization. They spend money on media -- not direct aid -- because that's their strategy.

The Nonprofit Campaign That Dominated Super Tuesday Social Media

Pat Walsh | Posted 05.09.2012 | Impact
Pat Walsh

A charitable campaign focusing on the atrocities of a third-world warlord was able to so comprehensively take over social media on one of the most critical days in the country's political calendar.