An excerpt from 'When the Walking Defeats You', a book about a young man who became one the bodyguard to one of the 21st century's most notorious warlords before making his escape.
Village residents and officials said the rebels killed one villager as they pulled off their largest recent kidnapping in the former French colony, where the Ugandan rebel group has entrenched itself as international forces hunt down their leader.
Recent LRA defectors reportedly passed on the information about Kony's health after surrendering to authorities in the Central African Republic.
The #IceBucketChallenge is the latest in lazy, narcissistic "hashtag activism." If you want to change the world, you're not going to do it by tweeting, wearing a tacky bracelet, or dumping ice water over your head.
Kony and the remnants of his Lord's Resistance Army are now thought to be somewhere in the Central African Republic.
He's 16 years old and a big Alice in Chains fan, apparently.
And does seeking out Invisible Children's faults make me a cynical snob?