Roosevelt Discusses Kony 2012

Spring Break may be over, but you can still get your party on with the Roosevelt Institute! Aww yeah, I said it:

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What: Discussion on Kony 2012, the LRA, and Uganda
Date: Tuesday, March 27
Time: 8 – 9 pm
Place: Shapiro Center (top floor of Allbritton)

Check the comments below for Roosevelt’s suggested links on the topic! And stay tuned for a Wesleying post next week on April 3rd’s meeting: a talk with Professor Elvin Lim on the “War Against Women.”

2 thoughts on “Roosevelt Discusses Kony 2012

  1. Sstein01

    -The video (85,000,000 views!)

    -Mike Nelson’s thoughts and timeline of events after Kony 2012 

    -Wonderful FP summary of what’s happening in Uganda/with the LRA and critical response to video 

    -Fascinating theoretical critique of the “White Savior Industrial Complex” 

    1. Sstein01

      oops! hyperlinks didn’t show up. here are the links: 

      -The video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4MnpzG5Sqc)-Prof. Mike Nelson’s thoughts and timeline of events after Kony 2012 (http://mbnelson.faculty.wesleyan.edu/2012/03/22/africa-notes-seeing-kony-part-2-a-timeline/)-Foreign Policy on what’s happening in Uganda (http://blog.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2012/03/07/guest_post_joseph_kony_is_not_in_uganda_and_other_complicated_things)-“White Savior Industrial Complex” (http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/03/the-white-savior-industrial-complex/254843/2/)

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