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The revealing failure of Goya’s boycott

Be careful who you are trying to cancel: the bet to boycott Goya Foods is counterproductive in every way. Industry outrage skyrocketed after Goya CEO Robert Unanue praised President Trump on July 9, demanding that socially conscious consumers find other sources of beans, rice, spices, etc. Blowback included the “buy-cott” …

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Why do we keep talking about ‘Cancel culture’?

Cancel culture or consequences? Getty After a wonderful period of relative silence, the “cancel culture” speech has returned with a vengeance. The old debate was rekindled by a now infamous letter published by Harper’s Magazine, proposing that teachers, editors, writers, and others, are in danger of being silenced by … …

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