Live 8: The Long Walk To Justice

Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great. You can be that great generation.”
Nelson Mandela, 2005

On Saturday July 2, more than one million fans packed into nine concert venues across four continents for the Live 8 concerts. Another estimated two billion people watched the event on television or via the Internet. Live 8, the brainchild of Bob Geldof, U2's Bono, and filmmaker Richard Curtis, was a music marathon designed to put pressure

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