Respondent 539

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

The systemic advantages and benefits created by and bestowed on men

How has patriarchy hurt you?

It infiltrates some of my thinking on gender roles.

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

I sometimes split domestic chores along gender lines, eg, my partner should do that as it’s women’s work.

How would you define masculinity?

I don’t think it’s possible to define it. It can have both good and bad definitions.

Does misandry exist?

There may be a small minority of radical feminists who ‘hate’ men, but I don’t believe they’re statistically significant.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

What best describes you?

An ally to feminism