The lord's Resistance Army, led by Joseph Kony, is described as a new religious movement or cult with militant capabilities. The LRA operates out of Northern Uganda and South Sudan, as well as the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Central African Republic. The LRA has been accused of widespread human rights violations which include but are not limited to; murder, abduction, mutilation, child-sex slavery, and forcing children to participate in hostilities. There are many myth's and many facts
Uganda, formally known as the Republic of Uganda, is a poverty stricken country plagued with economic instabilities. Since the 1980’s, the economy has remained on a fairly steady climb, but many have doubts about the continuation of growth. Uganda will never achieve a stable economy if they do not establish changes to their infrastructure. To implement these modifications and maintain economic progression, Uganda will need 1) better government determination to end corruption, 2) commitment to improve
definition that finds little standing in the international community because of the difficulty to clearly define the term. Regardless of the international community’s feelings towards the term, Sudan can be labeled a rogue state based on the U.S. analysis of its actions since 1989. Sudan is a rogue state because of its domestic policies towards its people, its external support of terrorism, and its choices in alliances with foreign countries also considered to be rogue. The idea of a rogue state
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it critical to ensure that the information I found was not biased towards one party or the other. In addition to this technique, I used Brainstorming to connect the data together to the best of my ability. Additionally, I used Alternative Futures Analysis to analyze the courses of action I presented so that the reader could identify negative outcomes, and possibly generate alternative outcomes on their own. The last technique I used was Key Assumptions Check. This technique was used so that I would
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and truth, not simply exclusive toward one over another. Despite the potentially damaging consequences of amnesty laws for victims and the frequent condemnation of amnesties as a denial of victims’ rights, there are examples from countries such as Uganda of civil society groups lobbying i... ... middle of paper ... ...an, Payam. "Are International Criminal Tribunals a Disincentive to Peace?: Reconciling Judicial Romanticism with Political Realism." Human Rights Quarterly 31 (2009): 624-54.
co-founder Jason Russell can be considered a political documentary by traditional standards. The political documentary intended to persuade bystander viewers to hold certain beliefs about Kony, a leader of the rebel militia group the Lord’s Resistance Army in Uganda. Viewers were asked to act immediately to raise awareness through social media, local campaigns and political advocacy to capture the rebel leader who kidnapped children. While the film raised a significant amount of money, it has been