Redefining terrorism: CSIS changes how it talks about extremist threats, including “incel” violence

Incel-related terrorism is something that all Canadians became familiar with after the Toronto van attack in April of 2018 which left 10 people dead on Yonge Street.


An online movement made up angry, sexually frustrated men who describes themselves as involuntary celibates, that act of terror was the event that cause Canadians to discover and understand what this ideology is all about.