Respondent 201

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Men working it for men, sometimes with ‘divine’ justification.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

As a white, gainfully employed, homeowning male, we’re doing OK.

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

Casual sexism, legacy of 70/80’s upbringing with dick stepdad. Expectation of better treatment ’cause I have an outy.

How would you define masculinity?

Big balls.

Does misandry exist?

I don’t know what misandry is!

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


Live near Hebden Bridge, some radical sisters over there. Was barred entry to a club for having an outy, even after being vouched for by gay friends.

What best describes you?

An ally to feminism