Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

WATCH: Bono Busks Dublin Streets For Homeless Charities

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

On Christmas Eve, rock icon Bono took to the streets of Dublin to sing for two homeless organizations.

The event was organized by Glen Hansard, lead singer of Irish band The Frames. On Friday he tweeted¬†that he’d be “busking with some friends tomorrow on Grafton Street.”

Most savvy Dubliners could surmise that “some friends” would most likely include the man known by his family as Paul Hewson. Bono and Hansard have busked Grafton Street for the last few years during the holiday season. This year, they were joined by such other well-loved Irish performers as Liam O’Maonlai from Hothouse Flowers, Mundy, and Declan O’Rourke.

Those who saw the live performance were encouraged to give their spare change to the Simon Community and Peter McVerry Trust, two organizations that serve Ireland’s homeless communities.

Thanks to the goodness of YouTube, you can catch a bit of the busking session.

Now that you’ve seen Bono sing, what homeless charity can you support in your local area?

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments

“Animal Cruelty” And Criminal Intent

Animal advocates need to be more aware of the realities surrounding these laws.

Jeremy Corbyn’s Vegan “Process”

When we reject human injustice, nobody needs to go on a “journey” to get to that point. Where animals are concerned, we’re all too eager to pack the car, don the sunglasses and go for ride before we see the truth of what has been in front of us the entire time.

Vegan Advocacy Ideas For The Arts

Creative education, in the context of social justice, simply means creating a mental space, a field of consciousness, from which the person feels stimulated to engage or hear what you have to say.