Live Aid Money Went to Guns and Terrorists

Who’d a thunk it, eh? All those well-meaning celebrities raising money for starving Africans and millions went to buying guns. Reporting on BBC Radio 4’s program “From Our Own Correspondent,” Martin Plaut reveals that Ethiopians diverted a big chunk of cash, at least $95 million, to weapons for their civil war and funding for what-the-heck-let’s-call-them-terrorists. […]