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Kony 2012 video becomes a phenomenon

Sabrina Leung, Editorial Director

April 18, 2012

On March 5, 2012, Invisible Children Inc. debuted the video “KONY 2012” on YouTube. Within hours, the 30 minute piece, highlighting the iniquities of Joseph Kony, became a viral sensation. The “KONY 2012” movement hopes to familiarize Ugandan military leader Joseph Kony internationally with hopes of arresting him by the end of 2012. “I learned about Kony 2012 through Facebook and the...

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