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Moving Beyond Kony 2012

Sangita Shresthova | Posted 12.22.2012 | Impact
Sangita Shresthova

In March this year, Kony 2012 became the fastest spreading online film ever -- but our research team at USC's Annenberg School has been interviewing and observing Invisible Children for three years, long before the flurry of attention around the video.

Kony 2012 Timeline [Infographic]

Chris Holden | Posted 05.29.2012 | World
Chris Holden

After gaining 50 million You Tube views in just 3 days, Kony 2012 became the most viral political cause of all time. In this infographic timeline, Recorded Future shows how this came to be.

Uganda Fires Back At Kony 2012 Video

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2012 | World

* Prime minister on YouTube, Twitter to talk about Kony * Wants world to know hunt is on, Kony not in Uganda * U.S. vide...

Kony 2012: A Lesson in Critical Thinking

Larry Magid | Posted 05.11.2012 | Parents
Larry Magid

As an Internet safety advocate, I've been saying for years that one of the most important skills that young people need is the ability to think critically about what they see online. There is often more than one side to a story.

Is Kony 2012 Good for U.S. Foreign Policy?

Lionel Beehner | Posted 05.11.2012 | World
Lionel Beehner

Our attention spans to global crises are like a playlist on Pandora -- inconsistent and prone to drifting into wildernesses. But at least Kony proves that if the story is told right, we are capable of mobilizing ourselves to care

Joseph Kony's Legacy

Rebecca Tinsley | Posted 05.09.2012 | Impact
Rebecca Tinsley

The UN estimates more than 30,000 children were abducted and forced to become soldiers in Kony's militia. We interviewed survivors: a young woman, kidnapped when she was eight, forced to cut the head off a little boy who was her neighbor and then carry his head around all day.

Kony 2012 Video Goes Viral On Social Media

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.08.2012 | World

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — If Joseph Kony lived in relative anonymity before this week, he's an Internet star now. A video about the atro...

Who Is Kony?

Noah Fitzgerel | Posted 05.07.2012 | Teen
Noah Fitzgerel

Joseph Kony, the leader of the Ugandan Lord's Resistance Army, has managed to systematically terrorize and manipulate central Africans in order to stay in power for 26 years.