Please send your thoughts and prayers to the people of Uganda and the families of those who were killed and injured in yesterday's bombings in Kampala. Kampala is a beautiful, vibrant and resilient city that has been enjoying years of peace and development. Let's all pray that these horrible bombings not be the trigger of further destabilization in the region.
One confirmed American killed yesterday worked for a great organization, Invisible Children -- the sort of job I would love to have some day, which is an incredibly jarring thought - that one could do this selfless work in a seemingly safe environment and have your life snatched away while you're watching a soccer game. In his honor, and in honor of the work of Invisible Children, check this out:
MEND Explanation Video from MEND on Vimeo.