Respondent 241

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Gender based rule or control of a society or family by males. This can be an inherited rule (e.g. old fashioned monarchy) or a selective or elective system (e.g. Catholic church hierarchy, or early 20th century British politics)

How has patriarchy hurt you?

It has not.

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

None that I am aware of.

How would you define masculinity?

With difficulty. A general perception of how a man should behave and present himself, held by a certain subsection of the community.

Does misandry exist?


While it exists I have seen very little sign of it in action either in the UK or in other parts of the world I have visited.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


I have very rarely been the target of it, mostly I’ve experienced groups of men being prejudiced towards women or trangender freinds and colegues.

What best describes you?

Nice guy