Bono: 'Capitalism takes more people out of poverty than aid'

Georgetown University YouTube 11/13/2012

Musician and activist Bono spoke to more than 700 Georgetown students and leaders in the corporate, nonprofit and political sectors on Nov. 12 at an event hosted by the Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business.

 

 

H/T The Beacon, Bono: “Capitalism takes more people […]

Irish left wing politician slams government for ‘slobbering’ over Obamas during Irish visit

Claims Ireland is seen ‘as a nation of pimps, prostituting ourselves for a pat on the head’

Kerry O’Shea Irish Central 6/20/2013

Left wing member of parliament Clare Daly slammed the Irish response to the Obama’s visit as being marked by “unprecedented slobbering.”

The hard left pol offered some harsh comments to Prime Minister […]

Rapper Big Boi On Obama: Warns 'I’m Not Pro-Govt…Our Freedoms Are Getting Taken Away'

Andrea Ryan GatewayPundit 12/6/2012

…When Big Boi was asked about a song off of his last album, the interview turned to politics and “his ambivalent feelings about President Obama”:

Pitchfork: You had a few things to say about Obama on Sir Lucious [Left Foot], but it was recorded before he became president. And there […]

Bono’s ONE foundation under fire for giving little over 1% of funds to charity

Daily Mail reporter Daily Mail [UK] 23rd September 2010

Bono’s anti-poverty foundation ONE is under pressure to explain its finances after it was revealed that only a small percentage of money it raises reaches the needy. The non-profit organisation set up by the U2 frontman received almost £9.6million [$15 million] in donations in 2008 […]