Author: Stella Perrett

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The Cancelled Cartoonist

Open Right of Reply to the readers of the Morning Star, from political cartoonist Stella Perrett, and to the people who unthinkingly trashed her as 'transphobic' on twitter. In view of my case being featured prominently in the Mail on Sunday's article "What it feels like to be cancelled" on 12 July, I feel it's now time I published what I would like to say to the readers of the Morning Star (MS), the newspaper who cancelled me back in February.The paper are unable to publish it, because their hands are tied by the big trade unions who fund them. Notably the GMB and Unison, who pressurised them to apologise for printing my cartoon, called " Endgame". Although other unions were braver, and assured the paper they would not join in with the censorship - a shout out here to the CWU, and USD...