Posts tagged "bikini kill"

“Uptight Millennial” Feminists Aren’t Killing Sex, They’re Trying To Survive

Affirmative consent does not hinder a woman’s control during sex; it protects her from when it goes from being something safe and pleasurable, to crossing a scary, non-consensual boundary.

Claire Lobenfeld | November 24, 2015 - 1:40 pm

Kathleen Hanna On Borrowed Nostalgia For The Unremembered ’90s

I do a lot of interviews and stuff where they ask me about it and I feel like the nostalgia is this happy thing where it’s like, “oh, I wish…

Julie Gerstein | June 21, 2013 - 9:20 am

Bikini Kill’s Kathleen Hanna & Kathi Wilcox Play The Friendship Game

Guys, it was a rough weekend, what with the coverage of the Steubenville rape verdict, and all the rape apologists and all. Very disheartening. But then I caught this little…

Julie Gerstein | March 18, 2013 - 10:40 am

Kathleen Hanna Gives Taylor Swift Her Feminist Seal Of Approval

I’m totally into Taylor Swift. I think she has super-clever lyrics, and I love that she writes her own music. Some of the themes she writes about are stuff I…

Jessica Wakeman | March 15, 2013 - 9:20 am

Riot Grrl Kathleen Hanna On Bikini Kill’s Beginnings

“I wanted to be a part of a family. I wanted to be someone who helped girls who’d been abused feel less alone because I’d been one of those girls.

Julie Gerstein | November 17, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Kathleen Hanna On Being A Feminist Ambassador

“I feel like there’s this weird thing that as a feminist band you get put in this role as ambassadors. Certain people are like ‘Oh, here come the Feminazis!’ You…

Jessica Wakeman | June 9, 2011 - 3:40 pm