The Charles-Westbrook feud shortly grew to become an instance of what to not do on the Web (i.e., unfold false or unsubstantiated data) and an embodiment of cancel tradition at its worst.⁣

YouTube’s magnificence neighborhood is effectively acquainted with cancel tradition — new feuds emerge as usually as new make-up palettes. However the Charles-Westbrook fiasco is the most important drama to this point. ⁣

“Cancel culture is a byproduct of our ability to advocate for ourselves on social media,” mentioned Angelica Nwandu, founding father of well-liked Instagram account The Shade Room. “It comes from a great place, but what I’ve suggested is that we cancel the behavior and not the person because it’s becoming a toxic movement. It’s not allowing anyone to make a mistake.”⁣

“Joining in on bandwagon hate and cancel culture is incredibly, incredibly toxic,” mentioned Charles in his “No More Lies” video. “It’s very regarding to me that, as a society, we’re changing into OK with responsible till confirmed harmless as an alternative of the opposite means round.” ⁣

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