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Joseph Kony, Child Soldiers, and the Rule of Law
Posted on 11 Mar 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Fighting against the human rights abuses of Ugandan Lord's Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony, the organization Invisible Children has released " KONY 2012 ," a 30-minute video that has gone viral in social media with tens of millions... Read More

ICC Minor Victory Against Use of Child Soldiers
Posted on 11 Jul 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

Imagine that Union of Congolese Patriots (UCP) warlord Thomas Lubanga visited your family's home one day. Chances are that if you had a young daughter, she would be taken by force and used by Lubanga's rebel group as a sex slave. If you had... Read More

Rule of Law Essential to Restoring Malian Human Rights
Posted on 12 Oct 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

The rule of law in Mali is at a critical juncture. In the past six months, the nation's government has been toppled by the military, the acting president was nearly beaten to death, there have been Taureg secessionist movements, and radical Islamists... Read More