On the problem of dehumanising rhetoric in war – A Christian theological perspective

Dehumanising rhetoric in the context of war is nothing new and the recent statement by U.S. Army Command Sergeant Major John Wayne Troxell that the Joint Force fighting ISIS is on orders to annihilate the enemy and if ISIS fighters do not choose to surrender, they should be killed “with extreme prejudice, whether that be … More On the problem of dehumanising rhetoric in war – A Christian theological perspective