Kony 2012/2013 - My Opinion By: Claire 6M
Throughout the last two weeks, we have learned about Joseph Kony, who is an African warlord and the leader of the L.R.A (Lord's Resistance Army). As a class, we watched the Kony 2012 video, listened to a radio recording, watched part 2 of the Kony 2012 video, and also read an article about the organization Invisible Children (an organization which helps those affected by the L.R.A.)
After our group discussions, a number of issues arose. An issue that I found interesting and would like to write about is Money. I will state the advantages, disadvantages, and my opinion about money.
I think that an advantage of money is that it gives you a lot more possibilities, and your options become pretty much endless! I believe that this is a positive aspect of money because when your options are endless, it is a lot easier to do things that are effective and will easily help the situation.
A scenario like this, catching the most wanted criminal in the world, Joseph Kony, who has committed crimes such as abducting kids, manslaughter, displacing many people and more, is quite a challenge. For example, if you were making a plan to capture Kony, it would make life a lot easier if you had more options available, and money opens up a lot of those other options. The more you have, the better you can choose an effective and safe plan. Another advantage to money is related to the last advantage that I stated; this advantage is unlimited resources. This is definitely an advantage because if you needed to build something for a community you have the ability to buy the best materials. You can use the best materials to build good quality and...