Professional armies attempt to dehumanize the enemy in order to make it easier for young, inexperienced soldiers to kill them without hesitation or regret. Armies usually accomplish this by citing the horribly uncivilized behavior of "the enemy." Ironically, the American public makes it easy for terrorists to kill without hesitation or regret by dehumanizing itself with routine displays of its own horribly uncivilized behavior. Here are a few of their stories.
Friday, January 11, 2013
Chicken Soup takes a break...
I'm currently involved in a project that will consume a great deal of time. I won't be posting until at least the end of March and possibly later. I will, if time allows check in once a week or so to check on comments.