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23 Pictures That Prove Punks Are Actually Total Softies

The punk subculture is often vulnerable to society’s tendency to over-react and cause a kind of hysteria about the threat these young people apparently pose to society (Haenfler 2014, p. 9). The media often perpetuates negative stereotypes of young punks and subsequently many people outside the subculture also take on these views. Whilst being a part of the punk subculture can actually be very positive, moral panics cause it to be seen as nothing but a breeding ground for trouble and…

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from the Guardian

The art of punk posters

Sex Pistols. 1977 was the height of punk. the punk look was all about spiked hair, mohawks, tartan trousers, leather jackets, chains, dog-collars, black nail polish etc

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from British Vogue

Vivienne Westwood Explains Why She Turned To Punk

Vivienne Westwood Explains Punk Motivations (Vogue.com UK)http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded=j1-beoxg9Ok

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from The Cut

Janette Beckman on What It Was Like to Photograph the Punk Scene

The Islington Twins, Chuka and Dubem Okonkwo. Ruder than you! back in the day when I was a teenager

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The Jam. Cover of Down in the tube station at midnight. In my opinion THE greatest song ever written!

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