Respondent 546

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

The existing system enforcing arbitrary gender roles.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

It hurts society in general, which impacts and hurts everybody.

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

All the time I’ve lived with and benefitted from the privilege afforded to me as a male, I’ve been part of a system that represses and silences those without that privilege.

How would you define masculinity?

Physical strength.

Does misandry exist?


It exists, but it isn’t a part of everyday life in the same way misogyny is

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

What best describes you?

A feminist