Cancel culture, or the idea that someone’s past actions should be grounds for boycotting them, has been all over the news lately. The debate started when James Gunn was fired from Disney after old tweets of his resurfaced where he made controversial comments about pedophilia and rape. Now, many other celebrities are being forced to deal with cancel culture on a daily basis as their past actions are brought to light through social media. But what exactly is cancel culture? How do you know if you should give into it or if you should fight back? And how can you avoid becoming the victim of cancel culture?