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?
I don’t need to, it’s not my problem.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Ah, well, I have a wife, a mother, daughters, female friends and empathy. Suddenly it is my problem.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I thinks you’ve mistaken me for someone else.
How would you define masculinity?
I do define masculinity, yes.
Does misandry exist?
but it’s not substantial or important. It’s mostly used as counter examples for saddoes to excuse their misogyny.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
but it was really a very poor effort
What best describes you?