A 94 year old frail figure has been convicted for playing a role in the Nazi regime during World-War 2. He was a book-keeper who effectively counted the money that was confiscated from prisoners. If we can jail a 94 year old man for following orders under a dictatorship during World War 2 then you start to question some of the current systems in place.
You only have to look at the recent wars in Iraq for example, and ask how many people were involved either directly or indirectly in the death of thousands and maybe even millions of civilians. Weren’t they just ‘following orders’ as-well?
Take a look at this episode of the Trews and see what Russell has to say on the subject: