Stochastic Terrorism: Lone Wolf Violence

Insider, Nov 8, 2022, Erin Snodgrass

Stochastic terrorism is a “lone wolf” type of extremist violence that occurs when a group of people has been dehumanized and othered. Those prone to such violence have a strong sense of moral righteousness, and have created a strict binary between good and evil, casting their enemies as villains.

Transgender Youth: ‘Forced outing’ bills make schools unsafe

ABC News, March 22, 2023, Hannah Schoenbaum & Sean Murphy

Forced-outing laws for schools could create life-threatening situations for those kids with unsupportive families. Forcing teachers to call home and “tell the parent things that those children have told them in confidence is going to hurt kids, it’s going to get kids beat.”