Brooks on Africa

David Brooks finds his perspective on the African crisis changing. "I came here expecting despair, but now realize that we should be redoubling our efforts out of a sense of opportunity." Personally, I've been thrilled by the headlines this week about new aid for Africa. This is, indeed, significant progress. But we still have such a long way to go.Meanwhile, nobody's making more noise about the need for aid in Africa than you-know-who. … [Read more...]

Transcript: Bono talks to Bill O’Reilly

Bono didn't waste words during his talk with Bill O'Reilly, making another impressive appeal for the U.S. to lead the way in addressing Africa's emergency. … [Read more...]

Bono Asks, “Why Isn’t Africa on the Convention agendas?”

Bono's back, ready to attend both the Democratic and the Republican conventions, asking why in the world the Africa crisis is not listed as a subject for discussion at either one. … [Read more...]