Dead Men Left

Tuesday, August 02, 2005

Taking up the white man's burden (Bono has much to answer for)

What has Africa ever done to deserve this dire threat?

Mr Burton added: "He has a great love of Africa and trying to improve Africa. I wonder whether he would get involved in that."

Bit like a gap year, then. He could dig some wells for the natives, and tell us all about their simple, but happy and - you know - less materialistic lives when he gets back.