The organiser of an open letter decrying “a vogue for public shaming and ostracism” has said companies such as Netflix and the New York Times will have to take into account the views of its signatories,
- The Guardian - Alexandra Topping
- The Telegraph
It’s a short road from an opinion to a death threat nowadays. With the rise of social media, there is more speech than there has ever been, and that is admirable. But it is hard to navigate something novel.
- The Guardian - Brigid Delaney
The fear of cancellation, or of not being seen performing the correct activism, or of saying the thing that doesn’t conform to the current thinking, is a form of Stalinism, according to some liberals.