The treatment of Dominic Cummings has been shameful. Stop it, says FREDERICK FORSYTH

THE TORRENT of rage unleashed on Dominic Cummings was as predictable as the sun rising tomorrow. Short of running a concentration camp, there are few human activities more likely to invite loathing than sitting at the heart of government criticising blithering incompetence and that is what he is constantly doing. Many of us may agree with his sentiments but when you are elevated to the heart of the citadel you are expected to maintain the fiction that the panjandrums know exactly what they are doing and are doing it well.

So the idea that this confected rage should pour out of the establishment is no surprise. What ought to raise our eyebrows is the spluttering of a huge swathe of the media whose once treasured refusal to be conned seems to have transmuted into grovelling obsequiousness. Half the print media and all radio and TV studios have gone overboard to condemn him and his wife.

Mr and Mrs Cummings feared they might be confined to hospital.

But they have a toddler...
source: Express

2020-05-29 11:17
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