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WHY THE UGANDAN PUBLIC IGNORED THE MEDIA SIEGE

04 June 2013

I have been following the bashings that many rights campaigners have been levying at the Ugandan public regarding our indifference to the Government siege of the Monitor Publications and Red Pepper Publications offices. I do personally believe that what...

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Bududa update: via Albert Ahabwe

01 July 2012

30th/June/2012 By Albert Ahabwe Dear tweeps, I hope you have all been well. I am! Arrived in Bududa today and spent most of the day at the scene of the slide and went to some of the areas surrounding...

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Unpacking Kony 2012

18 March 2012

By Ethan Zuckerman This Monday, March 5th, the advocacy organization Invisible Children released a 30 minute video titled “Kony 2012“. The goal of the video is to raise awareness of Joseph Kony, leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army rebel group,...

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Kony 2012 – Ugandans Speak

17 March 2012

By Wangui Muchiri – ONE Since Invisible Children’s Kony 2012 video went viral many Ugandans have been infuriated by what they refer to as a gross misrepresentation of their country. Let’s give credit where it’s due. The Kony 2012...

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Invisible Children co-founder detained by police

17 March 2012

By NBC News, msnbc.com staff and news services SAN DIEGO – A co-founder of Invisible Children, the group behind the “KONY 2012” video on alleged atrocities by an African warlord, was detained after a witness reported a man masturbating...

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What Jason didn’t tell Gavin and his Army of Invisible Children

17 March 2012

By Prof. Mahmood Mamdani Only two weeks ago, Ugandan papers carried front-page reports from the highly respected Social Science Research Council of New York, accusing the Uganda army of atrocities against civilians in Central African Republic while on a...

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