incels

Inside the World of Black Incels

Like millions of millennials online, Nicholas McCrary pinned inspirational quotes to his Pinterest page, picking guiding words like Kendrick Lamar’s line, “Every day I try…

I Went to Rehab for Being an Incel

Like many troubled kids, Samuel, a 21-year-old media student from the Netherlands, is convinced he wouldn’t be here today had he continued down the path…

Why Men Are Defending ‘Joker’ Before They’ve Seen It

Festival premieres, “Film Twitter,” trailers and critics’ previews all combine in a heady stew of expectations for any major studio movie. With writer/director Todd Phillips’…

‘Incels Without Hate’: Can a New Movement Overcome the Group’s Notorious Violence?

In April 2018, when Alek Minassian killed 10 people and injured 16 others in a van attack on the streets of Toronto, 28-year-old David (a…