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?
A disadvantage to females and males alike, and an unfair advantage for those wishing to take advantage of it.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Denying me my right to have emotion and express my emotion freely without being labelled as being “weak” in some way.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I’m not sure, though I believe I probably have in some way.
How would you define masculinity?
A social construct and name given to certain traits we have viewed as being good traits males should have.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?