I think I have King Ahab figured out...he is a people-pleaser. How people-pleasing and leadership can make a mess.
There are a number of indicators of abusive leadership and it is important to be able to diagnose toxic leadership and root it out from your organization. Because it will kill your organization.
Organizational Head Honchos are encouraging a toxic environment when they "gag" their employees.
All Christian leadership should look like shepherding. A shepherd who looks out for his sheep.