One of the worst things to happen in recent times has been the Cancel culture, where you cancel/boycott someone because they said something that offended your snowflake sensibility.
Trigger happy idiots with one finger on the keyboard, get ready to cancel some one from the past , because they are ostensibly offended by what they said centuries back.
How do you seriously expect someone living centuries or even decades ago to confirm to your mindset which is shaped by the modern era? It seriously makes no sense.
Cancel culture is the result of the lazy thinking bought about by social media, where instead of trying to analyse and interpret, people find it easier to judge and go "Off with their head" ala the Queen in Alice in Wonderland.
And this cancel culture is on both sides- Liberals and Conservatives. Basic issue is the tendency to seek instant gratification and validity.
But basically that is what works on Social Media, put out a well researched thread and post , few would read. Write something with lot of outrage, half baked information, you sure to get a lot of likes.

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