Resist and Exist is a anarcho-punk band from the usa, Orange County area. They approach the classic anarchist peace punk themes of animal liberation, feminism, and ending war, though with a more thrash metal influence than one might expect. Since their start, they have been involved in a variety of campaigns to organize people to engage in political protests. They also are often involved with putting on benefits and raising money for political prisoners and causes. Formed in 1991, since then they have relocated to Los Angeles and are still active.