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Invisible Children wants to talk… to Ugandan Diaspora, tomorrow

24 March 2012

By TMS Ruge via Project Diaspora Invisible Children has issued a statement calling for a meeting with Ugandan Diaspora tomorrow, March 31st. No doubt the agenda at said meeting is going to be about the controversy surrounding the recent...

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More perspectives on Kony 2012

18 March 2012

I know Glenna Gordon from her time in Uganda and she was one of the few American journalists who covered the later stages of the Kony war in northern Uganda. She was part of a group of journalists who...

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A Peace of my mind: Respect my agency 2012!

18 March 2012

By TMS Ruge via Project Diaspora I have had roughly 24 hours to gather my thoughts about the latest fund-raising stunt undertaken by the long-in-the-tooth Invisible Children (IC) organization. In that time, I have had an opportunity to think...

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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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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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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...

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