Unfortunately, given the current context of this whole system, scientists can't do much to boycott these editors.

The reason being scientists are struggling to get funded and have to think about their careers.

In the life of a researcher, publishing essays in publications such as Nature or Science is critical. Some journals beings more prestigious than others, researchers fight to get a paper released on one of those, often resulting in promotions, better jobs, and honors.

This hierarchy between the publications, and the fact that researchers worldwide are all competing for the same publications, has an enormous impact on the research world and causes mainly three problems.