Ironically enough, Charity Navigator had no qualms with the organization’s mission and forewarned donors during the height
And on Jan. 13, President Obama signed a bill into law that extends the Rewards for Justice Program, which pays people for
“I’m so sorry to the thousands of people who were confused, who were scared and who didn’t trust us anymore because of what
Jason Russell, 'Kony 2012' Creator, Talks About His Nude Public Meltdown On 'Oprah's Next Chapter' (VIDEO)
Jason Russell would probably have been content to be known simply as the founder of Invisible Children and the creator of
Days after the release of the Invisible Children documentary Kony 2012, creator Jason Russell was captured on tape in San
Prominent Ugandan journalists and activists were vehemently critical of the video's factual flaws and oversimplification.
Uganda Speaks timed the launch of #Uganda2012 to coincide with the Invisible Children’s “Cover the Night” campaign. The organization
Mounting suspicions about the evangelical nature of the Invisible Children nonprofit, which released the blockbuster KONY 2012 viral video hit in early March, have now been confirmed.
From the Guardian: According to the official Invisible Children Tumblr blog, "Kony 2012 Part II" will premiere on Tuesday
At any point, anyone with a social mission can lose it. You live and breathe your work. It's so personal to you. Meltdowns like Russell's can happen whenever you have a mission much bigger than yourself.
Imagine for a second your worst day or your worst decision -- and having that magnified a million times. A Google search for "Jason Russell arrest" (which was not an actual arrest because charges weren't made) conjured up 121 million results on Google. Imagine that with your name.
The next time you feel the instinct to make a particularly harsh remark about another's work, pause and ask yourself where that response is coming from. Instead of lashing out, turn inward.