Respondent 26

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

It being more beneficial being male than being any other gender simply because of biases in society

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Being mocked for my presentation, and continuing being unable to express myself how I want to despite my being male.

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

Not that I am consciously aware of

How would you define masculinity?

An old, tired idea that men have to be strong both physically and emotionally. This idea includes being straight, denying anything that might be construed in anyway as “homo” or feminine, and participating in “lad culture”

Does misandry exist?


Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

An ally to feminism