Respondent 388

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

A social system in which males hold the power.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Physical and verbal abuse by male teachers and priests, which may or may not have occurred if there was a gender power balance.

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

Hard to say, I’d like to think I haven’t, and am not aware if I have and have never been told if I have.

How would you define masculinity?

It is made up of both socially defined and biologically created factors including physical attributes, roles and behaviours.

Does misandry exist?


Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

Nice guy