EDITORIAL | We should be as outraged by all crime as we are about covidpreneurs
If our anger at all crime was equal, there would be many more people who still had their livelihoods or, indeed, lives
“Covidpreneur” has become the word du jour as we all froth in fury at revelations of how individuals have stolen money intended for medical supplies for those fighting Covid-19.
Other words being bandied about include “sickening”, “heart-wrenching”, “filthy” and “unscrupulous”.
All these words are appropriate. It takes a specially malevolent class of scum to steal with the full knowledge that his theft will directly cause suffering and death...