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IT’S A BEAUTIFUL DAY: Bono Says, Capitalism Takes More People Out of Poverty Than Hand Outs

Just recently drawing upon his Christian faith (and possibly the economics influence of Professor Ayittey?), in a speech at Georgetown University, Bono altered his economic and political views and declared that only capitalism can end poverty.

“Aid is just a stopgap,” he said. “Commerce [and] entrepreneurial capitalism take more people out of poverty than aid. We need Africa to become an economic powerhouse.”

Read more: blog.independent.org

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