Inside the minds of incels: Experts seek to short-circuit the spiral from loneliness to loathing to violence

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Discussion posted by: David McNamara

Almost three hours into his interrogation by Toronto police, the man who purposely crashed a van into pedestrians along a crowded Toronto sidewalk explained his motive, his dogma. Likely meant as a solemn homily, the words instead push the detective to laugh. The 10 dead and 16 injured left along Yonge Street in 2018 were causalities of “an uprising,” the driver said, “a beta uprising, if you will, against the Chads and the Stacys.” From his interrogator, Det. Rob Thomas, with the behavioural assessment section no less, a snicker slipped.