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?
Any group or collection of beings where the leader, or greatest influencer is male.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Only through limiting of ideas and options due to one individual “taking the lead”.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
By oveer-riding others, ignoring their feelings, in order to hget the job done.
How would you define masculinity?
I no longer think this can be defined in modern society. The male’s role in modern society is lost and confused.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?