About the show: Dave Pickering takes us on a personal journey through gender as he tries to explain masculinity both to you and to himself. Part true storytelling, part TED talk and part apology, the show looks at how the patriarchy hurts men too; how the patriarchy has hurt him, and how he has hurt people because of patriarchy. Drawing on an anonymous survey of 1000 men, feminist theory, internet memes and his life experience, Dave will explain the conclusions he Read More ...
Does patriarchy exist?
How would you define patriarchy?
The power of men on women
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Because I cannot have heathly rapport with the women i love. Because even if I found the patriarchy horrible, being a men give me thousand of advantage i use everyday without being aware off.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I rape my girlfriend. Because i did not know what rape was
How would you define masculinity?
The same of feminity ? I don’t know, and i don’t care what feminity and masculinity, sorry ^^
Does misandry exist?
I don’t know, it’s like white racism, can we really talk about something sexist or racist when it’s touch the more powerfull ?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
An ally to feminism
White, cis genre men, it’s difficult to idendify myself as a feminist.