Fucking Cancelled
Fucking Cancelled
Nobody's Getting Cancelled: Breakups in the Age of Cancel Culture
0:00
-1:38:32

Nobody's Getting Cancelled: Breakups in the Age of Cancel Culture

Transcript

No transcript...

In Episode 26, we discuss breakups in the age of cancel culture. We ask what happens when we think of cancellation as a form of intimate partner abuse, talk about why it is that some people can feel the need to control their ex-partners, and investigate how the Nexus promotes and protects this type of behaviour. Finally, we talk about some things we can do instead of cancelling our exes.

Part of the Nobody’s Getting Cancelled series.

Show Notes

Episode 6 - Refusing to be Accountable: Responsibility, Boundaries, Intervention and Punishment

Episode 16 - Fucking Feelings: Attachment Theory and the Nexus

The Five Stages of Grief

Conflict is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility, and the Duty of Repair, by Sarah Schulman

Follow Fucking Cancelled on Instagram.

Find merch in our shop.

ClementineMorrigan.com

JayLesoleil.com

Theme song by ST x LIAM.

Mixing and editing by Charlotte Dora.

0 Comments
Fucking Cancelled
Fucking Cancelled
Fucking Cancelled is a podcast with three aims. First, we analyze and critique a phenomenon on the left that we call the nexus: a synthesis of identitarianism, social media, and cancel culture. Second, we offer emotional, spiritual, and ethical insights into the process of rejecting and exiting the nexus. Third, we move toward a different vision for the left grounded in solidarity, freedom, and responsibility. We are leftists who have spent many years inside the nexus. We have been too afraid to critique it and we have suffered the consequences of critiquing it. We know all too well the destructive impact the nexus has on our communities, our movements, our spiritual, emotional, and mental health, and our capacity to be responsible, ethical actors. We are also recovering addicts who live our lives by a set of spiritual and ethical principles which are starkly at odds with the rules of the nexus. We offer these principles as a guiding light toward a different left. Fucking Cancelled is a podcast for anyone who feels stifled or trapped by the authoritarian, punishing culture that dominates the left. It’s a podcast for anyone who is too afraid to say what they really think. It’s a podcast for people who have been cancelled, who are afraid of getting cancelled, or who have taken part in the cancellation of others and wondered if it was right. Fucking Cancelled is a podcast for leftists who dream of a left grounded in solidarity, freedom, and responsibility, rather than coercion, authoritarianism, and punishment.