Crimes against humanity are committed by the modern kleptocracy that loses the war.
Once upon a time the warlord didn’t have to “prove” that bombing you, flaying you … torture, burning … was for your own good.
Jared Diamond charts kleptocracies as invariably justifying kleptocracy. We were right to take your land, to not pay you a royalty, to declare your ancient way of life criminal …
Christian missionaries are innocent of all crimes. If they commit genocide, it’s not a crime but a mistake. The US burned the village and everyone in it, men women and children, by mistake: give them a gold star for good intentions.
Unless the Christians were to lose the war: then the warlord could vilify the Christians; but no one not on the pyre would be a Christian.
The winners write the history, the winners don’t need falsification, the winners rewrite the dictionary: correct usage.
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