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On colorblindness and cancel culture

While I agree that to be “colorblind” today would be to ignore all of the ways that race continues to contribute to the organization and daily operation of society, I find cancellation to be hilariously irrational. If ignorance is the offense, why would a potential teacher intentionally and consistently put distance between themselves and the offender? Doesn’t this only incubate further ignorance?