The night when straight white males tried to kill disco | Curio

The night when straight white males tried to kill disco

12 mins | May 28, 2017

Disco was gay and disco was black. So when it went mainstream, straight white men felt threatened. This culminated in a stadium full of anger, vandalism and smashed records. Hadley Meares, writes in Aeon Magazine about how disco survived all of that to remain an influencing force in music for decades to come.

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From Aeon magazine