Joseph Kony

Central African Republic

How Kony's army could return with a vengeance

Philip Kleinfeld
5.2.17
Stuff

What It Was Like to Be Joseph Kony's Bodyguard

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.
Ledio Cakaj
11.28.16
africa

Notorious Warlord Joseph Kony's Fighters Kidnap Dozens in Central African Republic

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.
Kayla Ruble
1.13.16
africa

Lord's Resistance Army Leader Joseph Kony Said to Be in Poor Health

Recent LRA defectors reportedly passed on the information about Kony's health after surrendering to authorities in the Central African Republic.
VICE News
7.6.15
Stuff

Dumping a Bucket of Ice on Your Head Does Not Make You a Philanthropist

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.
Arielle Pardes
8.13.14
africa

UN: The Capture of Joseph Kony Is 'Coming Pretty Soon'

Kony and the remnants of his Lord's Resistance Army are now thought to be somewhere in the Central African Republic.
Olivia Becker
5.13.14
tech

We Met a Pedophile on Habbo Hotel

He's 16 years old and a big Alice in Chains fan, apparently.
Joshua Haddow
3.22.12
News

Should I Donate Money to Kony 2012 or Not?

And does seeking out Invisible Children's faults make me a cynical snob?
Alex Miller
3.7.12