Respondent 456

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

A societal norm whereby men have expectations placed on them by others, based on historical role bias

How has patriarchy hurt you?

It places stress on men by the unspoken expectations of others , including family members that you are responsible to undertake certain roles. These have included finance, home maintainance, being the primary earner etc. in addition to these traditional roles, men are more recently expected to share what historivally were female roles, without relinquishing their old roles

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

made decisions without consulting wife,

How would you define masculinity?

having a penis

Does misandry exist?


There are many examples of misandry in daily life “don’t ask a man to multitask is a seemly harmless comment, but it belies the fact that society now views male discrimination as acceptable whereby the same comment made about a woman or member of another ethnic group would not be.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


Being a male nurse I often have disparaging comments made by peers and the public about my motives and sexuality

What best describes you?

An equalist