Eamon Delaney: Bono's support for ineffective aid out of date
Fair play to Bono. You have to hand it to him. When it was revealed that U2 had moved its business to Holland to avail of low tax rates there, Bono immediately took some heat given that he'd been telling us all to give more money to Africa – and if need be by paying more taxes.
He also admonished Western governments for not supporting Africa, but they can only do this if they raise taxes, which people should not be trying to avoid giving.