It’s extraordinary to me that the United States can find $700 billion to save Wall Street and the entire G8 can’t find $25 billion dollars to save 25,000 children who die every day from preventable diseases.

– Bono

Thanks to enewsletter from Sojourners for the quote.

One would hope that this bailout will contribute to some children eating better, or at least not dropping into starvation. It might. But Bono’s point is very important.

“Inasmuch as you have done it unto one of the least of these, you have done it unto me.” – Jesus