Posthumous Cancellation: Greatest Figures from the Past Can’t Escape Cancel Culture
This week it was reported that the late Philip Roth, one of America’s greatest writers, is due to be revisited by the cancel culture brigade. Clip from #NCFCounterCulture misogyny discussion in which Toby Young of the Free Speech Union, Baroness Claire Fox & Emma Webb of Civitas discuss the growing phenomenon of “posthumous cancellation”, whereby not even the dead can escape the reach of so-called “cancel culture”.
The appetite among the witchfinder generals for finding and punishing people for “heresy” is now so insatiable that they are not going to confine themselves to the living. They now wish to morally judge the dead – akin to the ancient practice of digging up corpses to hang, draw and quarter them as a form of punishment for past deeds.
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