Meredith Graves "As long as art, like music, remains predominantly a cis-straight-male scene, any art made by a person who doesn't fit those parameters is a form of activism. It's not that you have to be overtly political or run around on stage screaming like I do-- you can make quiet, dreamy music or weave or do silent performance art or just insist on existing in volatile spaces, and it's still an insanely radical act. Giving yourself permission to exist is both activism and a form of…
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Jemima Kirke "Feminism is a belief in the equality of the sexes and an awareness that one's biological gender should not have them bound to a specific set of rules. These rules, which in many ways have not changed since the fucking 50s, serve no other function than to keep society and the patriarchy running in a way it has always been running. But the feminism we need today must consider the effects of race and class on gender oppression."
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