incel, getting revenge on the women who rejected him.
There certainly is racism involved, though. At this moment, most of America is assuming that those dead Asian women who worked at those spas were prostitutes. They weren't. According to the local police chief, there never had been any complaints against the massage parlors where they worked. They were killed because they wouldn't provide any sexual services.
It's still a hate crime, though — not racist, but misogynist.
Maybe I'm wrong -- but I'm not.