Archived posts from category ‘Lord’s Resistance Army’

14.08.12
Cartoon Movement: ARMY OF GOD, Chapter Six

This is chapter six of of ARMY OF GOD, the graphic novel-length work of comics journalism about Congo and the LRA by me and Tim Hamilton. As each chapter focuses on a different aspect of the conflict in Congo, this one zeros in on the U.S. State Department under Hillary Clinton and their efforts to combat the violence, rape and kidnapping that has followed Joseph Kony’s Lord’s Resistance Army and their tear through the countryside.

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10.08.12
ARMY OF GOD Chapter Six Preview

On Monday, Cartoon Movement will publish the latest installment of ARMY OF GOD by myself and artist Tim Hamilton. Each chapter focuses on a different aspect of the conflict in Congo; this one hones in on the U.S. State Department under Hillary Clinton and their efforts to combat the violence, rape and kidnapping that has followed Joseph Kony’s Lord’s Resistance Army in their tear through the countryside.

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13.07.12
ARMY OF GOD, Chapter Five

This chapter tells the story of Patricia and her harrowing abduction by, and rescue from, the Lord’s Resistance Army. When her father was shot on the spot, Patricia and her brother were taken to a camp where children are forced to kill and girls become “wives” of soldiers.

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11.06.12
ARMY OF GOD, Chapter Four

by DAVID AXE This is the fifth installment of ARMY OF GOD, a non-fiction graphic novel about the Lord’s Resistance Army that has terrorized the Congo. This chapter examines “Operation Lightning Thunder,” a complex military operation by the Ugandan army against the LRA.

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25.05.12
Voice of America: LRA Manhunt

Go to the 14:30 mark for an update on the international manhunt for Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army.

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15.05.12
Offiziere.ch: U.S. Hails Ugandan Forces as Top LRA Commander Captured

Ugandan troops on Saturday captured a senior leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army rebel group. Self-styled “major general” Caesar Acellam, a 20-year veteran of the brutal Ugandan group, was grabbed near the border between the Democratic Republic of Congo and Central African Republic.

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15.05.12
ARMY OF GOD, Chapter Three

This is the fourth installment of ARMY OF GOD, a non-fiction graphic novel about the Lord’s Resistance Army that has terrorized the Congo. This chapter examines the history of the infamous leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army, Joseph Kony, who has long evaded capture. Over the last year, Kony has virtually become a household name and efforts to arrest him have been ramping up. Just yesterday, the Associated Press reported that Ugandan forces had captured one of his top commanders.

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17.04.12
Cartoon Movement: ARMY OF GOD, Part Three

In chapter two — or part three, counting the prologue — a Catholic priest has a nightmarish encounter with the Lord’s Resistance Army in Congo.

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30.03.12
Comics and Kony

The blog Excuses and Half Truths praises my new graphic novel.

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29.03.12
Funny or Die: Kony Hunter with Christopher Meloni

Kony Hunter with Christopher Meloni from Christopher Meloni

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25.03.12
Enough! on ARMY OF GOD

The humanitarian group Enough! praises my graphic novel ARMY OF GOD.

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16.03.12
Matt Bors: Forget #Kony2012, Find Bush!

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