PBS NewsHour

How a nonprofit trained an army to stop Uganda's atrocities

Clip: 05/11/2019 | 10m 50s

For more than 25 years, Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army terrorized citizens in Uganda, killing tens of thousands and abducting more than 25,000 children to become soldiers and sex slaves. But one philanthropic group used nontraditional means to stop the slaughter. Hari Sreenivasan spoke to human rights advocate and the Bridgeway Foundation CEO Shannon Sedgwick Davis to learn more.

Aired: 05/11/19

Rating: NR

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