Is Chris Nemelka a sociopath? He should be given the benefit of the doubt and not be prejudged until one is absolutely convinced he is. Chris has done good things in apparently selfless sincerity which have not been mentioned on this site. It is these good deeds that convince good people to believe him and his message. However, in the interest of educating oneself and understanding whether or not Chris is just doing good things to accomplish his own purposes or is acting out of genuine altruism, here are some links to help people decide for themselves.
A sociopath is characterized by the deficit of social emotions such as love, guilt, shame or remorse. According to the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, the sociopath lacks “a sense of moral responsibility and social conscience.” Sociopaths often scheme to manipulate others without regard to consequences of inflicting harm. It is the cold-hearted way the sociopath reacts to his victims that illustrates his lack of moral compass and detachment from other human beings.
1. Observe the person in his day-to-day life to assess her interactions with others. Sociopaths may be charming, but their actions are calculated to manipulate others. Common behaviors include scams, fraud and deception and may include feigned emotions to appeal to the victim’s emotions.
There are plenty more clues, read for yourself from the original article.
Read and ponder then decide for yourself; is Chris Nemelka a sociopath? Perhaps Chris will release a psychological evaluation from a competent medical source and help answer the question. What are the odds? Hmmmm….