Relevant Teaching Resources, Kony 2012 & Invisible Children – “The Danger of a Single Story”

Novelist Chimamanda Adiche’s incredibly compelling and extraordinarily relevant Ted Talk on the many questions surrounding representation is a great starter for reflection about how to respond to Kony 2012. It should be abundantly clear that “if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.” (This is further discussed in the previous post, but at the time I was not able to embed videos).

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