Category Archives: Punk Junk

End of a Year/Self Defense Family Singer: a Lesson in Male Privilege

As many of you know, there have been several essays regarding misogyny in the punk scene by several prominent vocalists over the last few months. For some reason, Patrick Kindlon, singer of End of a Year/Self Defense Family, thought his … Continue reading

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Banner Pilot Think Ben Weasel Deserves A Second Chance

Banner Pilot, who are scheduled to play Weasel Fest, have just released a statement via their tumblr letting everyone know that while what Ben did was “disappointing and uncalled for,” they think he deserves a second chance and will not … Continue reading

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Oh, and Ben Weasel’s Anti-Trans, Too

As if the weekend’s violence wasn’t enough, I have also discovered that Ben Weasel is trans-misogynistic. A trans woman was arguing with him on PPMB (Pop-Punk Message Board), and Ben said the following things: [TRIGGER WARNING for extreme trans-misogyny] (he … Continue reading

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Someone Shut Screeching Ben Weasel Up

Ben Weasel, singer of famed pop-punk band Screeching Weasel, is an asshole. This has been common knowledge for quite some time now as he has burned bridges with label after label, spouted conservative bullshit via twitter, etc. However, his latest … Continue reading

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Keith Morris Strikes Again

Apparently, Keith Morris is incapable of not being sexist. His latest quote, on dealing with SST Records: “It equates to getting raped by a smaller penis. It’s just as easy to get ripped off by a small label.” I will … Continue reading

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Keith Morris needs to turn the sexism OFF!

Keith Morris of Black Flag, Circle Jerks, and the recently formed hardcore group OFF! was featured on Last Call With Carson Daly, along with the rest of the band. Unfortunately, when opening his mouth for something besides singing, he talked … Continue reading

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AbsolutePunk: “Sexism and Homophobia are Funny!”

Another day, another chance for a punk website to exert their male/heterosexual privilege the second lesbians are mentioned! A member of AbsolutePunk scored an interview with Tegan and Sara. He proceeded to post a thread asking what questions people had … Continue reading

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