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?
Culture where the husband and the father are the only recognized political agents.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Overlooking women for spots in political events, relegating them
How would you define masculinity?
Sex-based stereotypes bestowed upon males
Does misandry exist?
It’s men who hate other men. I know people say feminists hate men, but feminists didn’t cause the holocaust or Project Manhattan. Men are misandrist.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
was forced to play football as a kid because all the other boys played
What best describes you?
None of the above