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Kony 2017: From Guerrilla Marketing to Guerrilla Warfare

Five years after its viral video broke the internet, Invisible Children is on the front line of a covert war against the Lord’s Resistance Army.

The Cable

The U.S. Slaps Joseph Kony’s Kids With New Financial Sanctions

The infamous LRA warlord and his sons still have not been caught.

Passport

The President of Uganda Kept Calling Israel ‘Palestine’ During Netanyahu’s Visit

Benjamin Netanyahu visited Uganda to try to mend ties with the east African nation, 40 years after the Entebbe raid. But Uganda’s longtime leader threw a verbal wrench in the works.

Argument

How Election Monitors Are Failing

Uganda’s recent election showed, once again, that international election observers aren't calling it like they see it.

Feature

Longform’s Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

Argument

The Queen of Uganda’s Museveni Dynasty

The longtime Ugandan leader just won re-election. But his wife may have been the vote’s biggest winner.

Transitions

This Time I Decided to Vote

Here's why it meant so much for one writer in Kampala to vote in Uganda's seriously flawed election.

Passport

Candidate Arrest, Social Media Blackout, and Clashes Mar Election Day in Uganda

Longtime President Yoweri Museveni is widely expected to win re-election, through means fair or foul.

Dispatch

Is the U.S. Military Propping Up Uganda’s ‘Elected’ Autocrat?

Ugandan forces have used U.S. aid to fight terrorists. Will they also use it to crush opponents of the president?

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