Local Heroes ... Plus One
I've seen the mansion from afar ... and I still respect them.
For giving $24 billion dollars to help bring health to the world's most impoverished children.
For trying to wipe out malaria in our time, in the places where it is most resistant.
For not spending their time and wealth jetsetting or consuming, consuming, consuming.
Bono I respect for telling the President -- to his face -- that his begrudging support of world health and aid efforts is not enough. It is not enough.
Persons of substance. 2005.