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?
System of order where males are primarily the holders of power of wealth, family government or religion. It encourages masculine traits over feminine ones.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
In no way that I’m aware.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
The attributes emphasized in maleness. Bravery, courage, hardness, ambitious, assertive, independent, wise, calculated.
Does misandry exist?
Misandry and misogyny stem from a lack of understanding about what make’s men and women great. Misandrists are most often selfish beings who cannot understand the masculine needs of some.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?