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Joseph Kony, Child Soldiers, and the Rule of Law

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 of views. Youth have taken up the cause, from...

Lawsuit: US pastor runs anti-gay effort in Uganda

BOSTON (AP) - An East African gay advocacy group filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against a Massachusetts evangelist, alleging he has waged a decade-long campaign to persecute gays in Uganda. The suit was filed in federal court in Springfield against minister Scott Lively under a statute that Full...

Ugandan women go to court over maternal mortality

KAMPALA Uganda (AP) - More than 100 women die during childbirth each week in Uganda, a heartbreaking statistic that has energized activists to go to the Supreme Court in a bid to force the government to put Full version (available to lexis.com subscribers)