SA can choose to be united in condemning the deliberate endangerment of people’s lives through defying social distancing, but
pretending that the reasons for this action is simply greed is unfair.
A commuter wearing a face mask as a preventive measure against the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus rests inside a taxi at the Bara taxi rank in Soweto, Johannesburg, on June 1, 2020. South Africa moved into level three of a five-tier lockdown on June 1, 2020, to continue efforts to curb the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Under level three, all but high-risk sectors of the economy will be allowed to reopen. (Photo by Michele Spatari / AFP)