Kony 2012: Nothing radically new for America

This pretty much sums up my thoughts on America’s response to Kony. Yes, he sounds like a terrible person, but there’s nothing new about Americans looking abroad for someone to criticize while refusing to recognize how their own government continues to violate people’s human rights. If Americans wanted to do something real to improve the state of the world, they’d start by actually holding their own leaders accountable.


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