JT Eberhard sees a mistake and comes to the rescue:
Elliot Rodger was mentally ill. That conversation needs to take place.
Huh. One, how does JT know that? Two, that conversation already is taking place, to put it mildly.
Ok so let’s read beyond the title.
There is a debate going on as to whether or not Elliot Rodger, the man who recently went on a killing spree in California, was mentally ill or if he was sane and driven by sexism.
No. That’s not the debate that’s going on. Hardly anyone is framing it as “either mentally ill or misogynist.” Also, the issue is not “driven by sexism” but “driven by misogyny” – intense, enraged hatred of women. … Read the rest
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