Don't Reduce Uganda to a Meme - News - GOOD | Gentlemachines | Scoop.it

«Shouldn’t I be happy the Kony 2012 campaign has finally drawn U.S. attention to a long-running conflict in my ancestral home? Actually, I'm angry. (...) It’s alarming to me how easy it is to whip the masses into a self-righteous frenzy with a simplistic video and a teary soundtrack. At best, Kony 2012 is a hyper-simplification of a complicated issue.«