Crime Against Humanity

 

Respond to the following discussion-

Discuss what is meant by the phrase “Crime Against Humanity.” What is the proper punishment for someone who has committed a crime against
humanity? In answering this, please consider what choices did people have once their country became occupied by an invader? Considering the level of
violence perpetrated against combatants and non-combatants, was the post-World War II period a moment for formal justice or revenge? Is, “I was following
orders,” a proper defense for committed an act of mass murder?