Respondent 485

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

A quick google search helped my new-father addled brain into remembering what this even was. In my personal life I have always felt on an even footing with my partner until our son was born. This triggered a move of power firmly to my wife, not through any devious strategising but simply through her feeling she knew what was best. Hang on I haven’t answered your question. Male domination of a societal order in the workplace or at home.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

I don’t believe it has

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

I don’t believe I have

How would you define masculinity?

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Does misandry exist?


Some people hate men but then some people hate dogs because one or two are vicious creatures who have probably been abused as puppies.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

Men are still paid more than women. It isn’t right but it happens.

What best describes you?

An equalist