Bono has issued a statement regarding the situation in St. Louis after protests in the city in part forced the cancellation of U2’s Saturday concert. David Wolff – Patrick Redferns

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“Deeply saddened at what has happened in St. Louis and having to cancel our show tonight,” Bono wrote on Instagram next to a sketch of the city’s Gateway Arch. “I found myself reading Dr. King’s speech from the National Cathedral and asking myself is this 1968 or 2017?”

Bono then shared the quote from Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech: “Human progress never rolls in on the wheels of inevitability….we are coming to ask America to be true to the huge promissory note that it signed years ago. And we…

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