Tag: Lords Resistance Army (LRA)

  • Invisible Children Spreads Awareness

    Invisible Children Spreads Awareness

    A war has been occurring in northern Uganda for the past 23 years, and it is now spreading into the Dominican Republic (DR) of the Congo and southern Sudan.  Its soldiers are children abducted from their homes and forced to fight as members of Joseph Kony’s Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). Invisible Children, an organization that uses film…

  • Shedding Light on a Cause

    Shedding Light on a Cause

    Since 2003, Invisible Children, a non-profit organization based in California, has been raising awareness about human rights violations in Uganda. New Paltz students have done their part in supporting this group since 2008 when they started their own branch of Invisible Children on the college campus.