Respondent 617

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Men have entrenched advantages in all aspects of life.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

women I love have been hurt by men who see the world this way.

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

I can’t think of an example but there is probably some systematic way that is subtle and hard to grasp.

How would you define masculinity?

However 80% of men in your culture are expected to behave. It’s a cultural norm. Physically there are the biological differences of course.

Does misandry exist?


There is probably some miniscule amount of it going on somewhere but it can’t hold a candle to the amount of misogyny in the world.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


People do expect men to conform to stereotypes, and when you don’t there are social consequences and sometimes economic ones.

What best describes you?

A feminist