Bossymamma's Ramblings

Home » Definition » When Is A Human Not A Human?

When Is A Human Not A Human?

image

When is a human not a human?

Could it be when you issue orders for “the men” to go “over the top” regardless of the futility of the objective?

Maybe it’s when a person, or people, don’t believe what you believe so you kill he/she/them?

Or, perhaps, it’s when you are encouraged to think of them “as just black blobs on a screen” so that you will press the button to obliterate them?

There were tears in my eyes as I read this:

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/nov/18/life-as-a-drone-pilot-creech-air-force-base-nevada

Advertisements

2 Comments

  1. Lucid Gypsy says:

    I can’t tick the like box because this is heartbreaking, but thank you.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow Bossymamma's Ramblings on WordPress.com

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Follow on Bloglovin

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

%d bloggers like this: