Invisible Children’s Move:DC Resurfaces

by (@TheIRD) November 26, 2012

by Mikhail Bell On November 16-17, after a topsy-turvy year, Invisible Children became reacquainted with its core competency – advocacy – at Move:DC. The event drew over 12,000 participants and commenced its final mobilization day with the Walter E. Washington Convention Center-hosted Global Summit on the LRA. In 2003, Jan Egeland, former Under-Secretary-General (USG) for Humanitarian […]

Human Trafficking and Joseph Kony’s “Wife”

by (@TheIRD) November 9, 2012

By Mikhail Bell Most American 16-year-olds anticipate the thrill of finally receiving a driver’s license and junior prom. Across the pond in Central Africa, different realities inform the teenage experience, as the rescue of Joseph Kony’s wife showed. In February, Invisible Children (IC) staff, as part of an UN-funded flier program, announced a high-profile individual: […]