Regions / Uganda
Should we let the truth get in the way of a good story?
The controversial video provides a Twitter-like view of Uganda, political history, and U.S. foreign policy.
In October, President Obama announced that he had authorized the deployment of about 100 American military advisers to help African nations stop Kony.
The United States is ultimately chasing al-Qaeda, not the LRA, in East Africa. And this may end up abetting Yoweri Museveni's crackdown on Ugandan democracy.
Uganda is sitting on a lot of oil. Will its future be more like Nigeria or Norway?
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's violent crackdown of ongoing protests is creating an uncomfortable situation for the United States, which views Museveni as a key regional ally.
Being gay in Uganda is tough. Being a gay activist in Uganda is much tougher.
Tensions remain high in Uganda even one year after riots left dozens dead.
A renewed engagement with the ICC suggests that the Obama administration is interested in shaping international law while remaining immune to prosecution under the very laws it helps develop.
Obama should repudiate U.S. support for Uganda's near-dictator.