Interesting posts and arcticles
Posted on March 26, 2012 at 7:35 am
I am still in Utah caring for my mother as well as preparing for my upcoming wedding. The following were the articles I found interesting in what little time I’ve spent on the web. Many of these articles are KONY related.
Port-au-Prince’s Aid Economy - Reason.com – How foreign aid to Haiti can pressure the local economy, compound inflation problems, and maybe do more harm than good in the end
Kony screening provokes anger in Uganda – AlJazeeraEnglish
“Kony 2012” and Our Capacity to Evaluate Public Charities – Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR) - Discusses how little the average person knows about evaluating the work of charities.
The Road to Hell Is Paved with Viral Videos – Foreign Policy
Not giving money – Blood and Milk
THE KONY 2012 PARTY CRASHER – Hope Wanders
An Astounding 80 Percent Of Female Business Owners Were Once Girl Scouts – Business Insider
Buy One and Give One: Inside Toms Shoes – Tiny Spark - This podcast takes a critical look at TOMS shoes.
The White Savior Industrial Complex - The Atlantic – On KONY 2012 and Kristof
Guides by Good Intentions are Not Enough