Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, But Words Dehumanize Me

Let’s start this post with a game.  Match the class of human beings to the word used to dehumanize them: Answer Key: 1. (E); 2. (B); 3. (A); 4. (F); 5. (D); 6. (C) Depriving people of human qualities, i.e., dehumanization, legitimizes violence and can lead to unrestrained violence with no guilt. This is what occurred … Continue reading Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, But Words Dehumanize Me