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?
a society being (mostly) ruled by (older) men.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
It demands respect towards a specific gender and/or age group by virtue of them existing.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Probably by being a bossy dick, sometimes.
How would you define masculinity?
I don’t know, man!
Does misandry exist?
of course it does, it mostly doesn’t affect me, though
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
mostly only in a way that has advantaged me.
What best describes you?