2021 May

02 May: Cancel Crime

On page 217 of his book, LA Justice, Robert Vernon wrote, “when wrong is defended, when right is attacked, the pillars of social structure crumble and fall.” This new cancel craze is not in the least bit about human rights and stopping any form of oppression. It is a growing crusade supporting that which is wrong and opposed to that which is right. Feel like it is wearing you out? It is. That’s the goal. Law-enforcement officers, soldiers, preachers, teachers, trainers and others are being monitored for every single word or deed as critics look for a gotcha. Good is scrutinized and demonized. Bad is defended. Those who have stepped forward to dedicate themselves to a life of protection service are fighting not only against deeds of deviancy, but against those bent on protecting the doers of those evil deeds. Cancel craze is like a gale-force wind in the face…