Since the social protests an image has developed where the rich are a bunch of cruel oppressors of the little guy and getting rich at their expense whilst the poor they are angelic can do no wrong because they are poor and not evil tycoons. I am not sure if its only recently that the left has developed this sense of self righteousness. Whatever you think of the right they don't boast about being the voice of morality the way the left do.
At least 19 killed, 250 rescued after trains derail in India (AP)
from the article: The trap of being apolitical