Respondent 102

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Inherent sexism in favour of males.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

I’ve been questioning my gender for a long time. I’m a cis male, although for a long time I’ve questioned this. The patriarchy has made it so I am in a place where I can either remain ‘in the closet’, or open myself up and gain confidence at the cost of patriarchal benefits.

How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?

I don’t know. I should know.

How would you define masculinity?

Michaelangelo’s David.

Does misandry exist?

To the extent that a few idiots want to use the argument of ‘an eye for an eye’ to remove the patriarchy.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


See answer to question 3. I have been judged as not a man, simply for enjoying things society would call feminine.

What best describes you?

A feminist

Is there a difference between those 5?