Respondent 129

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Men have more personal, freedom, power, salary.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Too many dudes at the top make workplaces suck. If the place is run by mediocre men (who of course think they got there through merit) and excludes women the whole thing is just mediocre.

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

Not spoken up when I saw my boss leering at a colleague.

How would you define masculinity?

At its worst – aggressive, out of touch with emotions, proud, At its best – I dunno, just like all humans are good sometimes

Does misandry exist?


In a very limited areas e.g. custody rights

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