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Angelina Jolie Reportedly Volunteered To Be The Bait In Joseph Kony Capture
A new cache of leaked emails reveal a plan to take the warlord out to dinner.
As Troops Withdraw, Women Fear Return Of Joseph Kony’s LRA
By Alexandra Fisher, Women & Girls
In the Central African Republic, the women of Obo are considering leaving their homes when Ugandan and U.S. troops abandon
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"Breaking the Silence" -- NYC Conference Examines 20 Years Since Congo Invasion
Gen. Kagame and Gen. Museveni installed Laurent Kabila as president. When Kabila tried to exert his independence from his
An historic Week: Bringing War Criminals to Justice
Journalist; Writer; Broadcaster; and Human Rights Campaigner
The fact that these cases were heard in the same week may be merely coincidental, but it nevertheless sends out a strong signal that commanders who commit or permit atrocities will ultimately be held responsible.
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Joseph Kony Is Still On The Run, Yet His Militia's Child Kidnapping Spree Has Surged
In two months, the brutal militia has kidnapped triple the number of children in the Central African Republic than during all of 2015.
Send Dominic Ongwen of the Lords Resistance Army Home for Real Justice
Executive Director of the Goldin Institute
Major General Ongwen was a notoriously brutal top commander who spent his entire adult life in the Lords Resistance Army (LRA) which terrorized communities in Northern Uganda, South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic.
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Kony's LRA Kidnaps Dozens Of People In Central African Republic
By Crispin Dembassa-Kette and Joe Bavier, Reuters
One villager was killed during the raids.
An HIV Nurse Shares Her Patients' Stories Through Art
From a charismatic 4-year-old to a moody teenager to a delicate older woman, Diana Johnson's portraits show that HIV doesn't shape a person.
In this photo taken Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, an African elephant grazes in Tarangire National Park on the outskirts of Arusha, northern Tanzania. (Associated Press)
GPS Trackers In Fake Elephant Tusks Reveals Ivory’s Violent Path
“These tusks [are going] into a part of the world where it's too dangerous for us to go.”
Let's Talk About Male Hormones
Educational psychologist, consultant, and author of Her Next C...
There are good things about testosterone, like the way it builds strong bones and muscles, or makes guys grow sexy chest hair. But I'm seeing a pattern to violence and aggression and the clouded judgment that unleashes that angry poison onto the world, namely that it is usually male.
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Nun In Uganda Has Educated 2,000 Girls Victimized By Joseph Kony
"You know, when we talk about gender-based violence, who are the ones suffering most? Women," she answered. "Gender-based
Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe: Don't Focus On Joseph Kony, Focus On The Girls
Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe has been hailed as a hero for her efforts in Uganda to educate girls and rescue those attacked by
Amid Boko Haram's Latest Killings: I Vow to #RememberOurGirls
Okello Kelo Sam
Actor, musician, dancer, believer, (big) dreamer, war survivor...
No, social media won't return the girls. But it got my attention and probably yours. It's been said by the demonstrators what is needed is a renewed campaign to once again gain mindshare of a distracted world.
How I Became an Activist: Thank You Invisible Children
Digital Media Strategist & Staff Writer
I urge everyone, especially young people, to find a cause they believe in or volunteer in your community. It truly does make a difference, not just in the lives of those you are helping but also for yourself. You might discover something you may have never known about yourself. I certainly did.
Invisible Children, Group Behind 'Kony 2012,' Closing Because Of Funding Issues
Ironically enough, Charity Navigator had no qualms with the organization’s mission and forewarned donors during the height
Female Created Southern California Accessory Company, 31 Bits, Works To Empower Ugandan Women One Necklace Sale At A Time
Professor, University of Miami; Attorney; Founder, RulingSport...
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No Excuses: Ending Kony's Impunity
Luis Moreno Ocampo
If Kony had his way, the world would forget he ever existed. But instead, we should take a lesson from 2005, when the international community finally began to take Kony and his LRA rebellion seriously.
The 'Good' Iraq War? 5 Things to Consider Before We March Into Another Mideast Quagmire
James Marshall Crotty
Forbes Education Columnist; Author, 'How to Talk American'; Di...
Here are five things to consider as we discuss this latest insertion of US military personnel, money, and weaponry into, potentially, another Mideast quagmire -- this one being pitched as the "good" or "justified" Iraq War.
People: Adam Finck, Projects Director, Bridgeway Foundation
Since our first visit Adam has become one of our heroes and is arguably one of the most knowledgeable individuals regarding the Lord's Resistance Army conflict in Central Africa Republic.
Where Are the Peers?
Global CEO at Y&R
Community was once a place of action linked to emotion -- a powerful hub and spoke of social change. Nowadays anyone on a compiled data file can be considered to be part of a community. How the mighty have fallen.
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Uganda's Kony Hiding In Disputed South Sudan Enclave: U.N.
By Reuters, Reuters
"They are involved primarily in survival mode activities which entail attacking civilians, killing, looting and kidnapping
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