We've gone from 'tolerant people should accept Ellen for who she is' to 'only bigots unworthy of our respect think there's a problem with men dressed as women twerking in front of children at story hour.' That may not be 'change we can believe in,' but it's the kind of earth-shattering stuff that ends up torching entire societies.
In a time marked by so much suppression of speech by Big Tech, the muggings can begin to run together. We are already growing accustomed to cancellation. But of all the violence to free inquiry we’ve witnessed in the last year, the deliberate disappearance of a mainstream conservative book is among the very worst.