Bono calls capitalism ‘amoral’ and ‘a wild beast’ during world economic forum

Bono calls capitalism ‘amoral’ and ‘a wild beast’ during world economic forum
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[Ed. – Says a dude whose estimated net worth is $700 million.]

U2 frontman Bono called capitalism “amoral” and “a wild beast,” while suggesting that “if not tamed” it “can chew up a lot of people along the way.”

“Capitalism is not immoral — it’s amoral. It requires our instruction,” the 58-year-old singer shared Wednesday when he spoke at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, according to The Irish Times(RELATED: Bono: Donald Trump Is Trying To Hijack America)

“Capitalism has taken more people out of poverty than any other ‘ism,’” he added. “But it is a wild beast that, if not tamed, can chew up a lot of people along the way.”(RELATED: Bono Named As One Of Glamour’s ‘Women Of The Year’ In 2016)

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The comments were just the latest from the singer and activist who has spent the last decade or so speaking out on world issues and even co-creating “ONE,” an organization dedicated to ending global poverty. (RELATED: U2 Blasts Trump And Supporters At IHeart Radio Festival [VIDEO])

Recently, he compared his organization to the National Rifle Association (NRA) when he noted how the gun rights group has been able to help enact change for its members.

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