About the show: Dave Pickering takes us on a personal journey through gender as he tries to explain masculinity both to you and to himself. Part true storytelling, part TED talk and part apology, the show looks at how the patriarchy hurts men too; how the patriarchy has hurt him, and how he has hurt people because of patriarchy. Drawing on an anonymous survey of 1000 men, feminist theory, internet memes and his life experience, Dave will explain the conclusions he Read More ...
Does patriarchy exist?
How would you define patriarchy?
Systems that favour men over women
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Me ears ache from all the third wave feminist types bleating on about The Patriarchy whilst being as abusive as possible towards men. One also kicked me in the shins when I expressed disdain for Grey’s Anatomy.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Selected potential flatmates based on gender (women, on the presumption that they would be less messy than men).
How would you define masculinity?
A mix of leadership, strength, aggression, determination, drive, rationality, culpability and expendability.
Does misandry exist?
Refer to Tumblr
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
None of the above