"I have to run this business so I will do this to you."
Might be called a self directed delusion of necessity; or false justification for ones own bad nature.
For aspiring writers the gestalt of that is the basis for many a great horror stories involving human rights violations.
The above represents the archetype that no American young men and women should ever be sent off to war to die for. The above is also contra indicative to the long term survival of the entire human race. Which brings up a new philosophy
"What you do to the least of us you do to all of us."
Copyright 2013 Thomas Paul Murphy
Originally published on 10 25 2013 at: www.themilwaukeeandwisconsinnews.blogspot.com