Invisible Children News
In Kony Hunt, US Courts Defectors With Pop Music
Three and a half years after President Barack Obama sent 100 special operations troops to Africa to help root out Lord’s Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony – so far unsuccessfully – the broader U.S.-supported international anti- LRA team has resorted to using a truly unstoppable force against the
Joseph Kony Top Commander Captured in Central Africa
A senior commander in the rebel army of the world’s most wanted warlord is now in custody, according to Ugandan military officials. The officials told The Associated Press they captured Joseph Kony’s top military strategist, Ceasar Acellam, Saturday in a brief gun battle in central...
'Kony 2012' Sequel Has Less Emotion, More Details
Kony the sequel is out. A month after the California-based advocacy group Invisible Children released the “Kony 2012″ video that became an instant internet sensation, “Kony 2012 Part II: Beyond Famous” has been released. The new video is a 20 minute response to both the...
Sequel Planned for Record-Breaking Viral Video 'Kony 2012'
The group behind the “Kony 2012″ internet video that broke records by getting more than 100 million views in less than a week — and subsequently received heavy criticism — is planning to release a sequel this week. According to a blog posting by California-based...
Senate Resolution Condemns Uganda's Joseph Kony
A group of 33 senators introduced a resolution today condemning “the crimes against humanity” committed by Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). Joseph Kony’s atrocities in Uganda have been in the headlines since a 30-minute video went viral, produced by the “Invisible Children” ...
Super Southern Tuesday (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) Each of the Republican candidates begins this primary day with something to prove. Mitt Romney wants to show he can win in the Deep South — territory that would seem unfriendly to him, but where polls indicate...
'Kony 2012' Escaped Child Soldier Supports Movie
Jacob Acaye, the former child soldier featured in the “Kony 2012″ viral sensation, told ABC News today that although attention from the film was overwhelming, his life was good now and it was important for people to see the video. “It’s a hard movie,” he...
President Obama Talks About Joseph Kony
Last October, I asked President Obama about his decision to send Special Forces troops to help eliminate Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army. Tapper: On Friday we learned that you authorized the deployment of 100 Special Forces troops to Central Africa. The Lord’s Revolutionary...
The Viral Video About Joseph Kony and the Whole Megillah - Today's Q's for O's WH - 3/8/2012
TAPPER: A few months ago, with very little fanfare, the administration announced that it was sending some special forces to Central Africa to help African troops target Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army. There’s this remarkable viral video that you may have seen about...
The Global Note: Syrian Defector…Beyond Viral…Greek Debt Swap…Moscow's Billionaires
SYRIA: KEY DEFECTION; HOMS VICTIMS SPEAK TO ABC NEWS -THE DEFECTOR…It’s one of the signs we’ve been watching for: Any suggestion of cracks in the Syrian leadership. Deputy Oil Minister Abdo Hussameddin may not be a household name (even in his own country), but his...