Kony 2012 Director Bends Under Pressure

Last week I blogged about the Kony 2012 viral sensation, which you can access here. I mentioned that the filmmaker and co-founder of Invisible Children, Jason Russell, had been instrumental in the effort to spread the word about Joseph Kony to young people. Russell was detained on Thursday morning, after police received several calls of … Continue reading Kony 2012 Director Bends Under Pressure

KONY 2012: Digital Media Sensation or Social Revolution?

If you are in anyway connected to the digital or print world, via social media, youtube, or the news, then you have heard of the viral sensation KONY 2012. Powered by Invisible Children, a non-profit organization that aims to bring awareness to the conflict in Central Africa. The organization's main concentration has been to stop … Continue reading KONY 2012: Digital Media Sensation or Social Revolution?