Wednesday 13 December 2017

Fancy a little fascism with your invective?

Under attack: The Muslim community has been sent violent hate mail. Picture posed
Under attack: The Muslim community has been sent violent hate mail. Picture posed

Well, it looks like hate mail and poison pen letters have now become the new national pastime.

Showing that Sudoku has lost its lustre and knitting is passé, we now spend our time sending our neighbours, friends and classmates nasty emails, social media posts or letters. And the Muslim community in Ireland are the latest bunch of baffled innocents to be on the receiving end of some of these charming missives.

The cops have been called in after complaints over a series of threatening letters that have been received by mosques and individuals.

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