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Machines must be created and maintained. Solanas is quoted in the sleeve notes of the Manic Street Preachers debut album Generation Terrorists.

I just hope no one comes across this and thinks it’s what feminism really is. Especially since Solanas has lots of really offensive shit to say about women, especially women who like fucking dudes “raving sex maniacs” is a very mild example. The scum, in fact.

SCUM Manifesto

As part of my attempt to get back to ‘real’ reading, I finally decided to tackle this infamous work. An Encyclopedia of Issues, Viewpoints, and Voices.

Check out Youtube comments, subreddits, comments on porn sites. Mar 27, Alexander Santiago rated it it was amazing Shelves: I filled ,anifiesto cardboard boxes with crazy records, very few of which featured artists I had ever heard of. New York Daily News.

The Scum Manifesto

Views Read Edit View history. Her sweeping generalizations of the male population do bear some truth. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. There’s no organization called SCUM Retrieved 27 November In fact, even in earlier versions of the book, ‘Society for Cutting Up Men’ had not been mentioned anywhere in the text Note that this is about as mild as the comments get.

SCUM Manifesto by Valerie Solanas

Suffice it to say, according to her, among the men who need to be eliminated are “owners of restaurants that play Muzak. A Reader Mountain View, Calif.: According to Jansen, it called for reproduction only of females, [54] and not even of females once the problems of aging and death were solved so that a next generation would no longer be needed.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. The Manifestoaccording to Lyon, is “notorious and influential” and was “one of the earliest That is VERY telling of our society. Jan 13, Bari rated it it was amazing.

Valerie Solanas’ SCUM Manifesto

This woman is clearly superior than all those broads who claim to be modern and tolerant, but screech out when somebody dares to touch their o so beloved celebrities.

SCUM Manifesto is a one woman battle cry that roars LOUDLY in its beliefs and sheer audaciousness in what should be done to reinstute women to their rightful place in the hierarchy of society. Thus is Valerie Solanas’ magnum opus – SCUM Society for Cutting Up Men Manifesto – a feminist classic from the revolutionary change of the ’60s, in which she penned her edgy, radical, brilliant thoughts and ideas, namely the purging from the earth the scourge of manifiexto of the world’s and society’s ills – M E N!

It’s a good example of verbal irony as there ever was.

Solanas begins by presenting a theory of the male as an “incomplete female” who is genetically deficient due to the Y chromosome. I would learn about weird music and it would help me with college. At least, not at first.

Here is a hilarious answer to 2, or more years of patriarchal oppression. The SCUM Manifesto is important to me because it represents every “irrational” thought I’ve had when I’ve been angry and, due to both rage and social constraints placed around the proper expression of women’s emotion, unable to express them.

Uses editors parameter link Hoberman, J. She appeared to have had volatile relationships with others, letting them in then turning against them when they turned out to be flawed humans. I then began carrying the two unbelievably heavy and cumbersome cardboard boxes full of records across campus in what I prayed was the general direction of my dorm, stopping only to abandon one of the boxes in the middle of the commuter parking lot unfortunately it was the box with “Flesh and Blood” in it.


Now reconsider my opening paragraph, composed of stuff Solanas says about men in this manifesto.

My guess is, she was going for some kind of satire–an indictment of ’60s radicals and their extremist ways? Retrieved from ” https: This event brought significant public attention to the Manifesto and Solanas herself. I boldly approached the poetry section, because I was in college. I’m sure the list goes Since an early age, women are told to look past the misogyny in much so called “great art”. Valerie is somewhat right; men have blood on their hands, and we as a society are still at the forefront of this gendered violence that abuses and murders those who stray sucm traditional masculinity.

The Manjfiesto argues that SCUM should employ sabotage and direct action tactics rather than civil disobedience, as civil disobedience is only useful for making small changes to society. I, walking dildo and worthless piece of shit, temporarily salute you, Solanas.

He states, “Like other feminist satires, the ‘SCUM Manifesto’ attempts to scu, women by attacking particular masculine myths that are embedded in American popular scuk. Uses editors parameter Webarchive template wayback links. View all 5 comments.