Respondent 422

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Patriarchy more akin to nepotism. Old boys networks, fathers passing the companies to their sons, etc.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

The nepotism side of it has seen me lose promotions to disinterested heirs. Since I see patriarchy as within the purview of business/politic there aren’t many ways it has hurt me directly

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

I’m not aware of having hurt anyone in a way influenced by patriarchy.

How would you define masculinity?

I think it’s irrelevant to modern people.

Does misandry exist?


it’s hard to say. I’ve encountered people who treated me negatively because i was male, but I’m not sure if that’s misandry or just bad manners.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


nothing too serious or life changing but it was an experience based on my gender.

What best describes you?

None of the above

i aspire towards equality and fairness. I’m not sure what word would describe that but i don’t agree entirely with what i know of the listed -ists.