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?
Rightly or wrongly (but wrongly), men taking control of most areas of influence in the world.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
The courage to stand up for those you love and defend them in whatever way needed. Taking on the hard jobs and enabling others to achieve their full potential. Being strong for others, and sacrificing your own desire to help others with their needs. At least, that is what it should be, but it has been perverted to mean having a six-pack and driving a fast car. Which is a shame.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?