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Cancel Culture Database

Cancel Culture Database

IncidentSchool NameDateTargetConfederate?Protested/Canceled?
Baylor Kappa Kappa Gamma orders all photos deleted after member wears black mask to goth partyBaylor University02/06/2024MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Vandals spray paint high-profile UT-Austin landmarks demanding fossil fuel divestmentUniversity of Texas at Austin02/05/2024MiscellaneousNoProtested
UT Dallas removes free speech rock display, raising censorship concernsUniversity of Texas Dallas01/11/2024MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Campus chaplain’s email for Christmas service avoids word ‘Christmas’Wake Forest University12/12/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Univ. removes dolphin from logo because it belonged to slave trader 300+ years agoUniversity of Bristol11/29/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Major donor rescinds support after university canceled him for alleged mean wordsNorthwestern University11/27/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
University pulls 'Embrace the Hate' football slogan T-shirt after white supremacy accusationsUniversity of Texas Austin10/04/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
NYU caves to students, divests from fossil fuelsNew York University09/29/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Professor bullied into resigning from oil company boardHarvard University08/11/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Washington & Lee University removes plaque honoring Robert E. Lee’s horseWashington and Lee University08/07/2023MiscellaneousYesCanceled
President forced out for interest in other viewpoints, liking tweets critical of COVID vaccineThomas Jefferson University07/26/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
USF leaders revoke victory of DeSantis supporter who won student president electionUniversity of South Florida06/14/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Academic journal editor faces cancel attempt for allowing debate on transgenderismvarious06/08/2023MiscellaneousNoProtested
Student group wants to ban ‘fossil fuel lawyers’ from law schoolsvarious05/16/2023MiscellaneousNoProtested
Faculty call for Rupert Murdoch, Rebekah Mercer to be removed from Stanford’s Hoover Board of OverseersStanford University05/11/2023MiscellaneousNoProtested
Harvard activists demand law professor resign from oil company boardHarvard University05/09/2023MiscellaneousNoProtested
University investigates student who wore ‘undocumented’ alien costume with sombreroMarquette University04/20/2023MiscellaneousNoProtested
Michigan State inclusive language guide: ‘bunny,’ ‘gift,’ ‘America’ are offensiveMichigan State University03/31/2023MiscellaneousNoProtested
University removes truncated Malcolm X quote that celebrated reading booksUniversity of Rhode Island03/15/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
NC State broadcaster suspended indefinitely for saying ‘illegal aliens’ during broadcastNorth Carolina State University01/02/2023MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Stanford language guide warns against saying ‘American' and other words, phrasesStanford University12/20/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
University: Don’t say ‘Christmas’ because it’s too ‘Christian-centric’Brighton University12/18/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
UMaine bans Christmas decorations in the name of diversityUniversity of Maine12/11/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Professor investigated for ‘cultural appropriation’ of Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’Washburn University11/02/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
Students storm building, shout down Q&A with Republican Sen. Ben SasseUniversity of Florida10/11/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
UVA student paper demands removal of Thomas Jefferson itemsUniversity of Virginia08/15/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
Rhodes College alumni call for Justice Barrett’s removal from school’s hall of fameRhodes College08/08/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
Article bragging on grad who defended Johnny Depp deleted for causing 'strong negative emotions'City University of New York08/05/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Following cancel campaign, Justice Clarence Thomas will not teach at GWUGeorge Washington University08/01/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Cornell library removes Gettysburg Address, Lincoln bustCornell University06/28/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
MIT, NYU cancels scientist David Sabatini over consensual relationship with peer: reportvarious05/23/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
University drops sonnets because they are ‘products of white western culture’University of Salford05/18/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Professors identify 960 ‘racist’ names in national park systemvarious05/10/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
Columbia University scrubs its connections to Republican Dr. OzColumbia University05/05/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Black professor banned from in-person teaching after calling cops on two tardy black studentsGeorgia State University04/01/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Top female scientist canceled over 13-year-old ‘Michael Jackson’ Halloween costumeUniversity of Washington03/07/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
University language guide says 'grandfather,' 'housekeeping,' 'spirit animal' are 'problematic' wordsUniversity of Washington01/21/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
Cecil Rhodes professorship canceled by King’s College over imperialism concernsKing’s College London01/11/2022MiscellaneousNoCanceled
UCI language guide: Avoid ‘kill two birds with one stone,’ use ‘feed two birds with one scone’University of California Irvine01/10/2022MiscellaneousNoProtested
Yale replaces stone carving described as depicting ‘colonial violence’Yale University12/31/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Illinois State football coach fired for taking down Black Lives Matter poster, lawsuit allegesIllinois State University12/20/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
‘Killer Kyle off our campus’: ASU students protest Rittenhouse as possible studentArizona State University12/01/2021MiscellaneousNoProtested
Students want Sen. Sinema booted as adjunct instructor, launch petition for her removalArizona State University11/15/2021MiscellaneousNoProtested
Students demand peer be expelled for illegal immigrant Halloween costumeLe Moyne College11/01/2021MiscellaneousNoProtested
University removes alumni photos from 1907 to show 'more diverse and inclusive vision of engineering'Dalhousie University09/21/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
‘Racist’ rock removed from UW MadisonUniversity of Wisconsin Madison08/06/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Student government passes bill to kick off conservative from presidential search committeeNorthwestern University06/10/2021MiscellaneousNoProtested
Washington and Lee University to remove Washington's and Lee's images from diplomasWashington and Lee University06/07/2021MiscellaneousYesCanceled
Professors declare wearing Hawaiian shirts supports colonization, imperialism, racismvarious04/17/2021MiscellaneousNoProtested
Three Alabama professors put on leave over racially insensitive Halloween costumesUniversity of South Alabama03/06/2021MiscellaneousYesCanceled
Professor Adam Navarro fired over sexually explicit debate competition literaturePalomar College03/01/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Faculty demand investigation into school's ties with Hoover Institution, Fellows Niall Ferguson, Victor Davis HansonStanford University02/26/2021MiscellaneousNoProtested
Valparaiso shuts down Facebook comments amid backlash for ditching Crusaders mascotValparaiso University02/17/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
University axes 'three wise monkeys' from conference slogan due to racism concernsUniversity of York01/24/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Harvard dumps Republican Rep. Elise Stefanik from political science advisory boardHarvard University01/12/2021MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Thousands sign petition calling for the resignation of a Trump-supporting regentUniversity of Michigan01/11/2021MiscellaneousNoProtested
UMich’s IT department told to stop using word ‘picnic,’ it could ‘harm morale’University of Michigan12/18/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
LGBT activists urge crackdown on accrediation standards for christian universitiesChristian universities11/30/2020MiscellaneousNoProtested
University website scrubs reference to China origin for COVID after bias complaintUniversity of Minnesota11/01/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
University pressured to punish students for ‘Trump’s Wall’ Halloween costumeUniversity of Dallas10/30/2020MiscellaneousNoProtested
Black professors try to publicly shame Ice Cube to stop him from working with TrumpBoston University10/18/2020MiscellaneousNoProtested
Over 1,500 alumni co-sign letter telling college to reject and disdain alumnus Amy Coney BarrettRhodes College10/03/2020MiscellaneousNoProtested
University will no longer hire white contractor because he dressed up as Bob Marley five years agoFlorida State University08/18/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
McMurry University eliminates Tipi Village from homecoming over cultural appropriation concernsMcMurry University07/14/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Petition started to remove Professor Patricia Simon for allegedly falling asleep in virtual anti-racism trainingMarymount Manhattan College07/05/2020MiscellaneousNoProtested
Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy agrees to take $1M pay cut after outrage for wearing OANN shirtOklahoma State University07/03/2020MiscellaneousNoProtested
University of Oregon, Oregon State drop ‘Civil War’ from description of sports rivalryUniversity of Oregon06/27/2020MiscellaneousYesCanceled
University removes ‘Freedom’ from ID cards after petition says the word harms black studentsRobert Morris University06/24/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Professor John Peng Zhang resigns after uproar over 'busty college girl' bookmark on web browserUniversity of Miami05/13/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Kent State 'Gun Girl' chased off campus by angry mobOhio State University02/18/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Professor commits suicide after he's not allowed to defend himself from accusationsDartmouth College01/07/2020MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Student files bias complaint over university’s ‘Peanut Day’ eventUniversity of Northern Iowa12/23/2019MiscellaneousNoProtested
University departments ditch genderless term ‘alumni' for genderless ‘alumnx’Various12/09/2019MiscellaneousNoCanceled
VIDEO: Students say it’s NOT okay to celebrate ThanksgivingMacalester College11/26/2019MiscellaneousNoProtested
Yale celebrates Indigenous Peoples’ Day as students clamor for Columbus to be 'erased from history'Yale University10/16/2019MiscellaneousNoProtested
POLL: Nearly 30 percent of Democratic college students favor banning MAGA hats on campusVarious10/07/2019MiscellaneousNoProtested
Trustee resigns over old photos of him dressed up as Nazi at 'Hogan's Heroes'-themed partyGettysburg College02/19/2019MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Professor comes out in support of doxxing Covington Catholic studentsDartmouth College01/22/2019MiscellaneousNoProtested
Grad student doxxes several Republicans, posts highly sensitive info to WikipediaGeorge Washington University12/20/2018MiscellaneousNoProtested
Evergreen State faculty to vote to ban word ‘covenant,’ says term reflects ‘cultural genocide’Evergreen State College12/04/2018MiscellaneousNoProtested
Professor Jason Loew fired for using meritocracy to grade studentsLehigh University12/02/2018MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Removal of historic stained glass of Confederate sealSewanee: The University of the South10/15/2018MiscellaneousYesCanceled
Professor forced to retire for the sake of diversityOxford University08/20/2018MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Petition demands termination of professor for 44-year-old black face photoPurdue University07/04/2018MiscellaneousNoProtested
Professor Alicia Walker stops study of penis size after backlashMissouri State University07/02/2018MiscellaneousNoCanceled
White professor under fire for teaching course on indigenous topicsMount Saint Vincent University05/14/2018MiscellaneousNoProtested
Law Professor Nancy Shurtz suspended, then reinstated, for 'offensive' Halloween costumeUniversity of Oregon04/25/2018MiscellaneousNoProtested
University canceled 'empower women for leadership' conference because every speaker was whiteSaint Catherine University03/19/2018MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Faculty member condemned for wearing headdress on Halloween — even though she’s Native AmericanUniversity of New Mexico11/05/2017MiscellaneousNoProtested
More universities shun Columbus Day, decry colonialismVarious10/09/2017MiscellaneousNoCanceled
Mob demands student be expelled for participating in Unite the Right rallyUniversity of Nevada Reno08/15/2017MiscellaneousYesProtested
Charlottesville digital mob drives innocent professor into hiding by identifying him as marcherUniversity of Arkansas08/15/2017MiscellaneousYesCanceled
Frat apologizes for MAGA-costume group photo that infuriated peers, promises to never culturally appropriate againCal Poly San Luis Obispo06/07/2017MiscellaneousNoProtested
Latino groups demand punishment for white Cinco De Mayo partiersPrinceton University05/12/2017MiscellaneousNoProtested
Politically incorrect band tradition shut down by Columbia: It makes students feel ‘unsafe’Columbia University04/28/2017MiscellaneousNoCanceled
White male professors under fire, cited as obstacle to diversity and inclusionVirginia Commonwealth University03/14/2017MiscellaneousNoProtested
Editor who published Mohammed cartoons confronted by students who ‘fear for our safety’Franklin & Marshall College03/13/2017MiscellaneousNoProtested
Professor calls for Trump's Twitter to be deactivatedCalifornia State University Sacramento12/31/2016MiscellaneousNoProtested
Students demand resignation of trustee after he meets with TrumpAmerican University12/05/2016MiscellaneousNoProtested
Students, faculty tell UVA president to stop quoting Thomas JeffersonUniversity of Virginia11/14/2016MiscellaneousNoProtested
IncidentSchool NameDateTargetConfederate?Protested/Canceled?