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KONY 2012: Invisible Children's Effort to Bring Awareness To A War Criminal

"Joseph Kony is #1 on the International Criminal Court’s indicted list. As the leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), he has abducted over 30,000 children & forced them to be child soldiers. He has remained at large for more than two decades. " -Causes-Invisible Children
Above is a Campaign video made by the non-profit Invisible Children.  The video recaps on a journey an old friend of mine made to find a story in Africa.  What they found was thousands of displaced children who are living in fear of being abducted in the night and forced to become soldiers in the LRA (Lord's Resistance Army) under the command of a war criminal, Joseph Kony.  Not only is Kony at fault but also Yoweri Museveni  for allowing this to go on as it has without taking action or he, himself being removed from office for doing nothing about these crimes.  Kony, at the heart of this war, has taken children from their homes and forced them to murder, rape and imprison many.  Jacob is featur…