Category Archives: Recommended Articles

Response to Removed “I Live Sweat” Guest Post

A very obnoxious I Live Sweat guest post that can be summed up by the sentiment, “Why do punks have any extra reason to fight sexism?” was later removed at the author’s request, and this reaction to the post and … Continue reading

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“Further, on Moshing”

Just found several great posts about a variety of relevant issues, including a response to one of the latest I Live Sweat guest posts. Possible guest post response to that on here soon. Also recommended: this post about moshing. Unless … Continue reading

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Recommended Article

The latest in the I Live Sweat series of guest posts about bigotry in the punk scene is by Kate Tyler Wall, a 53 year old punk fan, and discusses ageism, misogyny, and the intersection thereof when it comes to … Continue reading

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Recommended Article

Amy Adoyzie is at it again with another fantastic piece in the latest issue of Razorcake. Entitled, “Unthinking What We Know,” the essay discusses misogyny in and out of the punk scene, making a connection between the daily minutia women … Continue reading

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Recommended Articles

Remember Lauren Denitzio’s piece about sexism in the punk scene? That was the first of a series, the next two of which are now up. Check out Mariel Loveland of Candy Hearts’ piece here, and Katie Crutchfield of P.S. Eliot’s … Continue reading

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Recommended Article

Check out this fantastic post entitled, “Black Invisibility and Racism in Punk Rock.” Sample quote: This isn’t about “fuck punk.” It’s about fuck you and your racist attitudes. It’s about you waking up and realizing that you’re not some kind … Continue reading

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Recommended Article – by Lauren Measure

Drop what you’re doing and go read this blog post by Lauren Measure of The Measure (SA). Best part: If you’re doing something that makes me feel unsafe at a show, I don’t care how long you’ve known me, or … Continue reading

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