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Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

A culture in which being a man is seen as a superior to being a woman

How has patriarchy hurt you?

in a work environment there is a lot of expectation based on gender. It’s assumed that I will be a strong leader of both men and women, regardless of individual personalities etc

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

early in my career I berated the need for “women in IT” groups as being discriminatory, because I didn’t realise how difficult it can be for women in that environment. I have since changed my views

How would you define masculinity?

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Does misandry exist?


In the form of reactive hatred based on oppression of women in the past

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

An equalist