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2012 March

Konymania: this is not Uganda’s reality

2012-12-11T18:31:39-05:00March 17th, 2012|Categories: Hamilton Spectator, Newspaper columns|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

LONDON — The world is getting faster. And stranger. Have you noticed? This is what I know. I think. I mean, sometimes it’s hard to know what we know. Take Joseph Kony. He’s someone who, thanks to social media, you likely know. I’m betting you know Kony is that Ugandan warlord with a strangely genteel face, that he’s abducted thousands of Ugandan boys and stole their souls when he made them into so-called soldiers.