The core of the complaint from the "linguistics community" in their petition to the Linguistic Society of America are statistical tweets. Also favourably disposed to the writing of a journalist who wrote an article about someone who wrote a memo about statistics. I do not think Pinker should be cancelled. If you do not know Steven Pinker then you can read about him here. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steven_Pinker If you would like to see the complaint petition and those troublesome tweets then you can go here. https://docs.google.com/document/d/17ZqWl5grm_F5Kn_0OarY9Q2jlOnk200PvhM5e3isPvY/preview?pru=AAABc0ng3L8*LYowj0vaB49vjEb6yGzB8w Here Pinker chats to Joe Rogan. I wonder for whom the Cancellers will come next.