“The gradual process through which unacceptable practice or standards become acceptable. As the deviant behavior is repeated without catastrophic results, it becomes the social norm for the organization.”
Until the American public, our political representatives and our
neighbors around the world can come to grips with the normalization of
deviance that is corrupting the conduct of U.S. foreign policy, the
existential threats of nuclear war and escalating conventional war will
persist and spread.