WorldViews: Was #Kony2012 a failure?

By Adam Taylor, December 16, 2014

Back in 2012, an online video about crimes most Americans hadn't heard of, committed by a man they didn't know, in a country few could place on a map, became the world's biggest viral sensation.The "Kony 2012" video, produced by the California-based organization Invisible Children, aimed to raise awareness about Joseph Kony, a warlord who had led the Lord's Resistance Army, an extremely violent militant movement known for its use of child soldiers in Uganda and central African states. The video's message was simple: the world needed to come together to "stop Kony."Read full article >>