Anno 2015: Systematic slave trade, rape, pedophilia
This is the direct consequence of objectifying people.
"He/She is not human, but just a sacrifice/unbeliever/slave/gay/jew/palestinian/black/disabled."
By putting on more labels on people you will be able not to deal with them, and by putting labels on yourself you will not need to deal with your conscience.
I understand that some of them are maybe overcoming some ressentiment (syndrome of broken man aggressiveness http://snob.ru/profile/9402/blog/84872
) or other struggles of being unfulfilled etc. But hiding behind a book is a deliberate cowardly choice.
in 20+ years we will be asking ourselves (again) how we could possibly let it happen.
It was said that the only lesson from history repeating is that we don't learn any lesson. http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/do-ho-suh-karma
This does not mean that there is no lesson to be learned - treat people like you would like to be treated and consider everyone people.http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/14/world/middleeast/isis-enshrines-a-theology-of-rape.html