Menu

info@ugandaspeaks.com

Blog

tumblr_m0oaqntq611qble19

The Anti #Kony2012

17 March 2012

By Black ACrylic Over the last few days I feel I have been swimming furiously against the #Kony2012 tide. The campaign launched by Invisible Children encourages Americans to lobby American cultural icons and policy makers into putting pressure on the...

Continue reading...
Javie Ssozi

My take on KONY2012 Campaign and Lessons learnt

17 March 2012

Disclaimer: Even though I write from an informed perspective, my comments do not represent the voices of millions of survivors or victims of the war in Northern Uganda and Central Africa at large. I have seen some people on...

Continue reading...
konyhuh

African voices respond to hyper-popular Kony 2012 viral campaign

17 March 2012

(Updated with additions, March 10, 2012. Here’s a Twitter list, so you can follow all of the African writers mentioned in this post who are on Twitter.) The internets are all a-flutter with reactions to Kony 2012, a high-velocity...

Continue reading...
id-tell

“I’d Tell Anyone” by Juliane Okot Bitek

17 March 2012

I’d tell anyone who wants to help to look around in his or her own neighborhood, city, country. Find someone you think is less fortunate, however you determine fortune to be determined. Have a conversation. Chat. I bet you’ll...

Continue reading...
Crested Crane - Photo by Chris Mellor

Lonely Planet: Uganda ranked number 1 to visit in 2012

17 March 2012

Lonely Planet ranks Uganda as number 1 destination for 2012. One of the comments on this article reads: "Politics aside, I am so happy you have chose Uganda as number one destination for 2012. It's a great country and...

Continue reading...