Condoning a culture of aggression focused on plebeians merely produce future officers who would, in turn, administer the same–or even greater–abuse to their would-be subordinates and head on to perpetuate a vicious cycle of violence both in military offices and actual government offices. Thereby, promoting a nation built with scarlet, bitter, viscous blood!
Recently, a fourth-class cadet of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) succumbed to his death after prolonged maltreatment dealt by his upperclassmen. This tragedy brings about a renewed, widespread uproar in the Philippines where hazing has already been made a crime. At this time, reforms are being called for to completely eradicate this kind of opprobrious harassment in schools and other training facilities all over the country.