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Performing "Rebel Girl" felt risky in Bikini Kill's early years, Kathleen Hanna says. "There were confrontations, things thrown at us, stuff like that. So doing that song always felt like putting my superhero cape on." Jason Frank Rothenberg/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Fascination, Friendship And Desire: Kathleen Hanna On The Reign Of 'Rebel Girl'

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Kathleen Hanna: A Riot Grrrl's New Act

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05Together (feat. Kathleen Hanna)

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Bikini Kill perform at one of their first live shows, in 1990. Allison Wolfe/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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All Songs +1: Kathleen Hanna And The Return Of Bikini Kill

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Clockwise from upper left: Sean Price, Diane Coffee, Girl Band, Bikini Kill Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Remembering Sean Price, Plus Girl Band, Diane Coffee, Bikini Kill, More

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Kathleen Hanna (center) is the frontwoman of The Julie Ruin. The band's debut album is titled Run Fast. /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kathleen Hanna On Working Through Illness And Focusing Anger

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Bikini Kill performs in Washington, D.C., in the 1990s. Courtesy of Pat Graham hide caption

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Bikini Kill Rises Again, No Less Relevant

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