Day 20 of Blogging from A to Z. Today’s letter is R.
R is for reason, raison d'etre, rationalization.
always have reasons for the things they do. It’s a need to find that
reason, a raison d’etre. But when they cross the line to
rationalization, therein lies the problem.
That process is rampant
throughout the darker times in the history of our planet, from tyrants, to despots to the
church. Yes, the church – think crusades, inquisition, slavery,
native Americans, and every other intolerance of those who do not follow
a particular belief.