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I am right in the middle of cancel culture. I don’t like the term, for it’s almost always used in the way ‘political correctness’ was used and continues to be used. Which is to say, as a way of justifying oppressive regimes of race, gender, caste etc.

It’s a strange world in which those complaining about police violence, about structural injustice and fear for life and limb are being labeled illiberal while…