dehumanisation


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Synonyms for dehumanisation

the act of degrading people with respect to their best qualities

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The Confederate flag symbolises dehumanisation, injustice and pain.
I've had a dehumanisation strategy towards those I considered valid targets so I could come to the point of killing them," he added.
Not "training", not promises - the public purse can well save on those systematic exercises in dehumanisation.
This included mothers who felt pressured to sacrifice their unborn children - by want, neglect, despair, philosophies and government policies that promote the dehumanisation of inconvenient human life.
It is this that is and will always be significant: state law facilitates the dehumanisation of our people.
For the older reader is the chill of knowing that one future of reality television could indeed be just like this, with bets being laid on the lethal strategies of contenders and the dehumanisation of the tributes being taken to a literal climax.
As a witness to South African Apartheid, the artist says she is acutely aware of the dehumanisation that can occur when people are subjected to living on the edge of life.
Only the equally repugnant process of curtailing civil liberties matches the process of dehumanisation.
Human rights organisations, the UN, African Union, etc--all have to do something to bring change and an end to the dehumanisation of these people.
Unless that temptation is resisted, the world will suffer the kind of dehumanisation that was once imagined only by novelists.