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?
Cultural taboo against rule by anyone but a man.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Leadership in any field benefits from a representative perspective.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Respondent skipped question
How would you define masculinity?
A cultural stereotype of male behaviour and appearance, often presented in the context of an ideal.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
In the job market, many jobs are seen as ‘typically female’ and I believe unconscious bias exists against men in those positions (just as the opposite is true in other positions).
What best describes you?