(alluded to one particular leader of a land who thinks he can do anything with impunity)
-Constantly making up excuses or alibis. The attention is now drawn from what is actually wrong to proving the truthfulness of the alibi.
-Inferring from someone else’s experience. What has been right for someone may not be right for everyone.
-Knowing but not straightforwardly accepting that he is wrong. He cleverly fights back by pointing out the opponent’s wrongdoing instead.
Deception: Lying is not telling the truth outright. To deceive is cheating someone with a fabricated truth. That is double jeopardy.
Revenge/ Karma: The notion of “an eye for an eye’…
-Customs and Traditions: If one can accept and adapt to changes of the times, then there is no need to justify a tradition or practice.
-Ideology: Whatever society calls it and however it is applied, it does not necessarily determine that what is wrong is right and vice versa.
Social Media Misuse/Abuse
When one resorts to spreading fake news. And using it further to proliferate erroneous information or a graphic image of the purported enemy.
Its power can drive supporters to blind loyalty and encourages them to acquiesce to any idea without reading between the lines. They would go as far as defending and shrugging off the use of foul and offending language. They would further tolerate inhumane practices.
When their enemy falters and does the same, he is excessively mocked, bashed and taunted personally and via social media.
Keeping allies as close as possible and at all costs. Knowing full well that as and when needed, they can be utilised to propagate the same convictions as the charismatic leader.
Wanting total freedom where there is total disregard for the law. Divine or human.