Category Archives: Bonus Isms

Bonus Ism – Ableism in the Punk Scene

This is a re-blog, originally posted at Inoculated City: Punk shows, bands, and everything in between are certainly not exempt of the -isms that plague society in general, despite claiming to rise above. Anyone who’s ever been to a punk … 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: http://www.theb9.com/view-topic/736751 The n-word was used before the … Continue reading

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Bonus -ism: what we should FEAR is homophobia

From “New York’s Alright If You Like Saxophones” by Fear: New York’s alright if you wanna be pushed in front of the subway! New York’s alright if you like tuberculosis! New York’s alright if you like art and jazz! New … Continue reading

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