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Joseph Kony 2012

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.

CHILD SOLDIERS TRIAL

AP | MIKE CORDER | Posted 05.13.2012 | World

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Thomas Lubanga and Joseph Kony are accused of leading jungle militias that turned African children into killers, but wh...

Kony 2012: Fake Advocacy?

The State Press | Posted 05.13.2012 | College
The State Press

As Americans, we feel some responsibility in solving this problem that doesn't occur within our borders. Are we feeling remorseful for the economic inequity that we solidified for Africa?

WATCH: Is This Young Ugandan A Voice Of Reason In The Kony 2012 Debate?

Posted 03.13.2012 | Black Voices

With the release of a new Web film by the activist filmmakers behind last week's "Kony 2012" video -- a 30-minute documentary about the murderous Afri...

Kony 2012 Shows The Power Of Youth And Social Media

Iman Baghai | Posted 05.12.2012 | Teen
Iman Baghai

Youth -- with the help of social media -- can grab everyone's attention. If united, teens have the potential to select the major issues facing our society.

Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army Explained

Posted 03.12.2012 | World

If you're on Facebook or Twitter, there's no way you missed the Stop Kony video that prompted backlash after going viral last week. The film draws att...

Kony 2012, Awareness, and THARCE-Gulu

Eliza Dushku | Posted 05.09.2012 | Impact
Eliza Dushku

This heightened awareness of the 26-year trail of wreckage left by Kony is a good thing. And now, more than ever before, countless people are asking how to help the victims and not only how to help catch Kony.

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.

Uganda: 'We'll Catch Kony, Dead Or Alive'

Reuters | Posted 05.09.2012 | World

By Elias Biryabarema KAMPALA, March 9 (Reuters) - Uganda said on Friday it would catch Joseph Kony dead or alive, after a video spotl...

Kony 2012 Video: Money for Nothing

Chase Harrison | Posted 05.09.2012 | Teen
Chase Harrison

If the U.S. wants deliver democracy and help the impoverished masses, we must stop the techniques employed in Kony 2012, and the concept of giving aid rather than providing economic structure.

Anti-Kony Video Racks Up Criticism In Uganda

AP | RODNEY MUHUMUZA | Posted 05.09.2012 | World

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The wildly successful viral video campaign to raise global awareness of a brutal Central Africa rebel leader is attracting cr...

In Pursuit of Joseph Kony

Sen. Chris Coons | Posted 05.08.2012 | World
Sen. Chris Coons

Let's harness the power of the massive groundswell of interest created online this week and use it to do the right thing: support the Obama Administration's decision to deploy military advisors and do everything in our power to ensure their mission succeeds.

Stop Kony Controversy: What You Need To Know

Clare Richardson | Posted 03.13.2012 | World

Just who is this Joseph Kony guy, anyway? If you learned his name from the viral video that rocketed the notorious leader of the Lord's Resistance Arm...

Rush Limbaugh: Obama Efforts To Stop Joseph Kony Was Ploy To 'Wipe Out Christians'

Posted 05.08.2012 | Black Voices

Joseph Kony, the African strongman who is suddenly a major villain thanks to a viral video about his atrocities, has a friend in Rush Limbaugh. In ...

KONY 2012: Just Effing Do It!

Nikhil Goyal | Posted 05.08.2012 | Teen
Nikhil Goyal

Don't be one of the zombie followers of the KONY 2012 movement. Buying t-shirts and wristbands and bankrolling another film will not help. Keep it about Joseph Kony, not KONY 2012.

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...

Stop Joseph Kony: KONY 2012, a Movement to Help the 'Invisible Children'

Scott Goodson | Posted 05.07.2012 | World
Scott Goodson

How do you grab the world's attention these days? How do you bring warlords to justice? You start a movement via the web.

Kony 2012: Changing the World, One Tweet at a Time

Michael Geheren | Posted 05.07.2012 | Teen
Michael Geheren

Russell's newest idea was to make Kony popular by using social media. The 27-minute video was posted on YouTube by Invisible Children and became a worldwide trending topic on the Internet.

WATCH: Grisly Murder, Rape, Abduction Highlighted In Viral Video

Posted 03.08.2012 | World

Grisly killings, abductions, and rapes allegedly committed by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) in central Africa have garnered international attention...

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.