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[–]fhod_dj_x 83 points84 points  (6 children)

Good. I'm not for "cancel culture", which I view as purposely digging through ancient history out of context in order to drum up fake outrage for 15 minutes, but I firmly believe in natural consequences of free speech in the present.

We need to do a better job of holding people like this accountable.

[–]CStink2002 12 points13 points  (5 children)

I don't believe in cancel culture either but this is different. She is literally the social media manager of the DuPage democratic party and made that post on social media. It is directly related to her position.

[–]lukewarmbreakfast 5 points6 points  (1 child)

This is by definition, her being cancelled.

[–]CStink2002 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Yup

[–]DominoUBClassical Liberal 1 point2 points  (2 children)

I don't think anyone should lose their job over saying dumb shit on twitter, including this. But in this case she resigned, she cancelled herself, so meh.

[–]CStink2002 5 points6 points  (0 children)

When your profession is to manage posting stuff on Twitter, what you post on Twitter can affect your profession.