PUNKS AGAINST THE PATRIARCHY HARDCORE FANS ORGANIZE TO STOP MISOGYNY IN THE MUSIC SCENE | Jenn Chavez via Bitch Media

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by Del Rey | Updated January 17, 2017  

Jenn Chavez via Bitch Media

“Between bands at a sold-out hardcore show at Portland’s Black Water in September, a crew of femmes gathered where the mosh pit had been moments before. Their T-shirts read like a list of demands:

No Sexism.

No Transphobia.

No Patriarchy.

No Creeps.

The feminist punk collective No! to Rape Culture was there to give their community a workshop on sexual consent.  Their mission: to rebuild space for women, femmes and non-binary folks in the hyper-masculine scene from which they’d often been alienated.”

  Read-More-Button-149x49-Blue-Transparent-GIF   Jenn Chavez is a radio journalist and writer based in Portland, OR.  She hosts and produces the news radio show The Five Quadrants of Portland on XRAY FM, covering local issues affecting underrepresented communities.
   
Written by Del Rey
Del Rey is a writer-editor in residence at the Dr. Susan Block Institute for the Erotic Arts & Sciences. A cyclist, swimmer and sapiosexual kinkster, this book hound has an ever expanding repertoire of sexual knowledge and experiences– from LBGTQA matters to intimacy and role play; from BDSM relationships to fetishes, and relationship counseling. Favorite Literature includes: The Epic of Gilgamesh, The Bonobo Way, The Ten Commandments of Pleasure, The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty , The Poetry of Rumi, Parable of The Sower and


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