Kony 2012

I had no idea what Kony was until yesterday when it seemed all of my Facebook friends had posted something about “Kony 2012” on their status update. I watched the video and then I did some research….

I think it’s awesome that awareness is being raised about this issue and primarily Joseph Kony who is horrible criminal. However, I wonder how effective Invisible Children’s approach is at actually putting Joseph Kony behind bars.Here is an article that I felt brought forward some valid points.

http://visiblechildren.tumblr.com/

I am curious as to what others’ perspectives are on this issue and ways that we can affect change…

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3 responses to this post.

  1. Hey Amanda,
    Have you seen this video yet?

    It answers some of the questions of doubt that are out there. Personally I am 100% supportive of Kony 2012, I love the idea of using social media to bring social justice issues to light. I ordered my action kit last night šŸ™‚

    Reply

  2. I may be a bit harsh here, but read also the other voices on it. I have posted my reply and article link here: http://bensackville.wordpress.com/2012/03/07/the-lra-and-joseph-kony/#comment-39

    Reply

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