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?
An underlying sexist oppression of women.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
This questionnaire exists. My wife being subject to sexual harassment and nothing being done about it.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I find myself using a double standard for men and women and have to check myself.
How would you define masculinity?
Be whatever the fuck you want to be. Don’t take any shit.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?