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?
Suppression of female leadership on grounds of their gender.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
By causing feminist / matrimonial backlash,and by cementing gender related prejudice in females who suffered from patriarchy.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Respondent skipped question
How would you define masculinity?
I wouldn’t. I try not to care about / ignore sex differences. Which tends to cause problems on almost every level of social and professional relationships. If I were forced to define it, I’d say “teamwork and loyalty, even in the face of obvious fallacies”.
Does misandry exist?
I don’t know what misandry is!
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
None of the above