Respondent 376

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

Oh wow, when I clicked on this at 2am while having a poo I didn’t expect it to get this deep so fast. Anyway… Patriarchy is a system designed and enforced by men, for the purpose of maintaining a particular (male dominated) social order

How has patriarchy hurt you?

By giving me standards of masculinity I am expected to live up to that do not matter to me

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

Not that I can think of, but probably, in many small ways

How would you define masculinity?

A set of vague assumptions on what a man should be, largely centred around power, control and independence

Does misandry exist?

No

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

No

What best describes you?

None of the above

A wannabe femminist