Monthly Archives: July 2010

PunkNews features multiple Circle Jerks

People who comment on PunkNews are, for the most part, ignorant assholes?! I’m shocked! I would never think that someplace on the internet mostly populated by white cis straight males would engage in misogynistic bullshit! I mean, it’s about punk … Continue reading

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Getting it Right

Ready for a breath of fresh air in a dingy punk rock basement? Check out This Moment in Black History. Hailing from Cleveland, Ohio, TMIBH are here to remind you that, in their own words, “rock-n-roll is African American music, … Continue reading

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Anti-Cimex: Not Anti-Ignorance

“Raped Ass” by Anti-Cimex: You talk about the freedom But we have no freedom You talk about the rights But we have no rights This fucking system is liked a raped ass You know what’s like rape? Rape. You know … Continue reading

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Bonus -ism: Oi! Vey to Racist Hardcore Kids

Anyone reading this has most likely heard of the hardcore/punk label Bridge 9. Right now on the B9 messageboard, there is a thread solely dedicated to what were essentially mostly white power bands: The n-word was used before the … Continue reading

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Mixed Bag

“You’re Wrong” by NOFX – the good: You’re wrong when you imprison people turning tricks If you think her reproductive rights are inconsequent, you’re wrong Nice going! But oh wait: You’re wrong ’bout wearing fur and not hating Ann Coulter … Continue reading

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Recommended books

Pretty in Punk: Girl’s Gender Resistance in a Boy’s Subculture and Cinderella’s Big Score: Women of the Punk and Indie Underground

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Recommended article

Patriarchy and punk: Fighting hegemonic masculinity in a supposedly equalitarian subculture

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