"I ended up as an activist in a very different place from where I started. I thought that if we just redistributed resources, then we could solve every problem. I now know that’s not true. There’s a funny moment when you realize that as an activist: The off-ramp out of extreme poverty is, ugh, commerce, it’s entrepreneurial capitalism."
- Bono, 2022
did you know
Most critics agree that the song 'Acrobat' has to do with Bono's views of being a rock star in the post-JT days.