2016-09-09 – Never Forget Pot Pol’s Communist-Fueled Khmer Rouge Genocide in Cambodia

I originally posted the following information and commentary onto my Facebook wall…

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Never Forget: Life After the Khmer Rouge Genocide:
http://www.gq.com/story/cambodia-khmer-rouge-michael-paterniti

() Once upon a time—1975, actually, in Cambodia—there was a regime so evil that it created an antisociety where torture was currency and music, books, and love were abolished. This regime ruled for four years and murdered nearly 2 million of its citizens, a quarter of the population. The perversion was so extreme, the acts so savage, that three decades later, the country still finds itself reeling.

(Read entire article here…)

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Discussing the Belief in Absurdities that Fuel War Crimes

The following correspondence originally took place on my Facebook wall, upon my post, “Believing Absurdities in Order to Commit Atrocities“..

Rayn: “Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.” – Voltaire

"What is the difference between throwing 500 babies into a fire and throwing fire from aeroplanes on 500 babies? There is none." - Captain Philip S. Mumford, former British Officer in Iraq

“What is the difference between throwing 500 babies into a fire and throwing fire from aeroplanes on 500 babies? There is none.” – Captain Philip S. Mumford, former British Officer in Iraq

Jonas A.: Exactly!!!

Rayn: Indeed. The apaths among us who believe otherwise are only fooling themselves!

Jonas A.: Yes, that too is correct! When the real SHTF, they will know the real meaning of those words…

Believing Absurdities in Order to Commit Atrocities

As I scrolled through my Facebook news feed, I discovered the following artwork here, being shared by the page, “The Rule of Freedom,” and originally posted it to my own wall, along with commentary…

“What is the difference between throwing 500 babies into a fire and throwing fire from aeroplanes on 500 babies? There is none.” – Captain Philip S. Mumford, former British Officer in Iraq

“What is the difference between throwing 500 babies into a fire and throwing fire from aeroplanes on 500 babies? There is none.” – Captain Philip S. Mumford, former British Officer in Iraq

My Commentary: “Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.” – Voltaire