Student watchdog’s new head vows to end ‘deeply unhealthy’ university cancel culture

Student watchdog’s new head vows to end ‘deeply unhealthy’ university cancel culture by dishing out fines and bans for institutions that fail to uphold free speech Lord Wharton of Yarm last night put universities on notice they face harsh fines The Tory peer said the Office for Students is prepared to wield sweeping powers  He … Read more

Actor Bobby Cannavale reveals the one thing he STILL doesn’t understand about Australian culture

Rose Byrne’s partner Bobby Cannavale reveals the one thing he STILL doesn’t understand about Australian culture By Candice Jackson For Daily Mail Australia Published: 23:27 BST, 6 April 2021 | Updated: 23:41 BST, 6 April 2021 U.S. actor Bobby Cannavale has been in a relationship with Australian actress Rose Byrne since 2012. And despite spending … Read more

Piers Morgan says democracy is under threat from woke cancel culture

Piers Morgan has spoken out passionately in defense of free speech, calling the ‘woke’ cancel culture that cost him his job on Good Morning Britain a new form of ‘fascism’ that threatens the very foundations of democracy. In his first sit-down interview since leaving the UK breakfast show, Morgan, the Editor-at-Large of DailyMail.com, on Monday … Read more

Archbishop of Canterbury warns cancel culture is a ‘huge threat’ to the future of the Church

The Archbishop of Canterbury has railed against the creeping trend of cancel culture as a ‘huge threat’ to the Church of England’s future. Justin Welby also defended the right to freedom of speech after a teacher was suspended for showing his class a cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad. In a rare intervention, the head of the … Read more

Soma Sara says rape culture movement is not about ‘naming or shaming’ schools

The founder of a website flooded with pupils’ allegations of sexual harassment has said the scandal should not focus on ‘naming and shaming’ specific schools. Soma Sara instead railed against an endemic rape culture that permeates ‘every school, every university, at home and in society’.  Almost 10,000 people have anonymously posted experiences of misogyny and … Read more

Cancel culture claims another victim: Children’s book publisher pulls Captain Underpants spinoff

Scholastic, the world’s largest publisher of educational books for children, will no longer distribute The Adventures of Ook and Gluk: Kung-Fu Cavemen from the Future because it ‘perpetuates passive racism’ against Asians. Critics charge that the book’s storyline includes a Kung Fu master with dashes for eyes who wears traditional Asian garb. He is rescued … Read more

Major Whitehall investigation is launched into ‘rape culture’ scandal at Britain’s elite schools

A major Whitehall investigation involving police chiefs, Government officials and Ofsted has been launched into the handling of the emerging ‘rape culture’ scandal among pupils at Britain’s elite schools. Officials from the Home Office and Department for Education (DfE) are leading a cross-Government response with senior police officers, who are being urged to take claims … Read more

Daryl Somers: Hey Hey It’s Saturday would not survive on television today due to ‘cancel culture’ 

Television host Daryl Somers says he does not believe his classic variety show, Hey Hey It’s Saturday, would be shown on television today. Speaking to The Daily Telegraph, the 69-year-old said today’s ‘cancel culture’ would shut the program down.  He said: ‘You probably could not get away with half the stuff you could on Hey Hey … Read more