Originally Posted by Shoobee
I suppose that day at Kent State Univ when the general gave the order to lock and load, it came from the middle of his dark heart which had no love for civilians particularly rioting ones who had the day before burned down an ROTC building.
Well, no. I wasnt speaking toward the Kent State tragedy. I think that was a combination of scared people, without clear options, under pressure, making poor choices. Hindsight is cheap.
I was speaking about the extrapolation to Sherman, Stalin, et al. You dont kill millions of people by accident. Thats all. We have gone a bit far afield and off topic I grant you.
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