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?
A boogieman of mentally ill leftists and overgrown children whose meaning boils down to ‘thing I don’t like.’
How has patriarchy hurt you?
The exact same way the monster under the bed did.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Loaded questions are a favorite tool of anti-intellectuals who know that their bullshit is exactly that.
How would you define masculinity?
The traits associated with being male.
Does misandry exist?
Sexism is a social construct. :^)
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
The assumption that I have hurt people in a way influenced by a boogieman is a perfect example.
What best describes you?