Respondent 584

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Men who require or desire power over others.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

It’s certainly hurt my family. And so by extension, me.

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

I don’t believe I have.

How would you define masculinity?

True masculinity uses strength to protect and provide for others. It is supportive, not manipulative, it creates an environment for others to thrive. It is generous, fatherly, and sacrificial.

Does misandry exist?


I believe it *does* exist. But it’s not widespread like misogyny.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

None of the above

Sorry, I’m not sure I identify (exactly) with any of those groups.