incel

entertainment

'Joker' Is a Terrifyingly Realistic Window Into White Terrorism

We need to reckon with how closely Todd Phillips's villain mirrors real-life mass shooters, and the poisonous ideologies they subscribe to.
Noel Ransome
9.16.19
incels

No, Sex Dolls Won't Stop Future Incel Attacks

Toronto’s new sex doll brothel claims it will allow customers to act out violent fantasies in a safe way.
Connor Garel
8.29.18
News

Why Vehicles Are on the Rise as Weapons of Mass Killing

A global terrorism tracker lists 183 incidents involving vehicles from 1970 to the end of 2016—122 of them since 2010.
Mack Lamoureux
4.25.18
misogyny

Toxic Masculinity Is At the Heart of This Darkness

The two biggest massacres in the last 40 years of Canadian history have been explicitly linked to misogyny.
Drew Brown
4.25.18
News

A Brief History of ‘Incel,’ the Misogynistic Group Allegedly Cited By Toronto Van Attacker

Alek Minassian has been charged with 10 murders. Before the attack began he allegedly posted his support for Incel and praised mass murderer Elliot Rodger.
Mack Lamoureux
4.24.18
Toronto van attack

Here's why Alek Minassian likely won't face terror charges

The alleged Toronto van attacker was charged with 10 counts of murder and 13 counts of attempted murder
Tamara Khandaker
4.24.18
News

Everything We Know About Alek Minassian, the Alleged Toronto Van Attacker

Minassian, 25, has been described as intensely socially awkward and has been connected to an incredibly misogynistic online group.
Allison Tierney
Mack Lamoureux
4.24.18
Toronto van attack

Toronto van attack suspect’s Facebook page invoked ‘incel rebellion'

Facebook has confirmed to VICE News that the post linking Alek Minassian to the misogynistic group is real
Mack Lamoureux
Jordan Pearson
4.24.18
News

Alleged Toronto Van Attacker’s Facebook Profile Linked to ‘Incels,’ Praised Mass Killer

Facebook has confirmed to VICE that the post linking Alek Minassian, accused of killing 10 people, to the misogynistic group is real.
Jordan Pearson
Mack Lamoureux
4.24.18