Respondent 358

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

An organisation/group/collective/family that is governed/ruled/lead by male members and where other male members benefit more than females by virtue of their gender.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

By having expectations placed upon me to behave a certain way, both by other males and females, forcing me to fit gender stereotypes.

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

By falling into certain gender stereotypes (e.g. leaving housework to my wife).

How would you define masculinity?

Taking emotional pain on the chin and moving on; looking after number one.

Does misandry exist?


Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

An equalist