Respondent 630

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

In terms of facts: men earn more and are in more powerful positions than women. From this you can either assume women are inferior, or recognise that we have created a patriarchy.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

I imagine it has, but I can’t think of any example I’m aware of

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

I hope I haven’t.

How would you define masculinity?

I don’t know, I’m sure it exists in the way that femininity exists, and I’m sure that somewhere, somehow it is based on fact and is a thing – but how it seems to be played out is outmoded macho bollocks.

Does misandry exist?

Maybe

There are always people who go too far in a direction, for malicious reasons or well-intentioned.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Yes

What best describes you?

A feminist