72% Say ‘Cancel Culture’ Is Out of Control
Conducted October 27-28, 2021
By Rasmussen Reports and National Pulse
53% Very familiar
24% Somewhat familiar
10% Not very familiar
9% Not at all familiar
5% Not sure
2* “Cancel culture” describes a form of censorship that harms the careers and reputations of public figures for doing or saying things that are considered offensive. Has “cancel culture” gotten out of control?
13% Not sure
3* Which is more important, protecting people from speech that is offensive, or protecting freedom of speech?
16% Protecting people from speech that is offensive
75% Protecting freedom of speech
9% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence