Respondent 37

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

The unconscious assumption of male as default and primary.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Trivially. My achievements are undermined when viewed through this lens.

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

Unconsciously. Consciously I try to avoid this.

How would you define masculinity?

Masculinity is the both a set of characteristics and the pressure for males to conform to that set. Typically masculinity would be defined by such traits as strength, resilience and dominance.

Does misandry exist?


Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

A feminist