Respondent 124

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Underlying assumptions and historical habits that give males a set of privileges they didn’t earn outright.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

It’s made my office into a monoculture. Meetings lack depth and vigorous debate, so we succeed and fail together.

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

I don’t know because I probably did it without consciously realizing it.

How would you define masculinity?

Conforming to historical / cultural gender norms.

Does misandry exist?

I don’t know what misandry is!

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

What best describes you?

An ally to feminism