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?
The proper order of things, as ordained by Heavenly Father Himself. Though one might dispute His existence, one cannot dispute the inherent physical and mental superiority of the male portion of the Human Family, though the Female (in her proper role) is just as essential and necessary.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
By not making itself readily apparent earlier in my life. By allowing certain interest groups and poisonous political ideologies to enter into power in public education, I initially saw the world through the illogical philosophy of the Feminist and the Jew. Now I know better.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I have often assumed that females were essentially identical to me in thought pattern and emotional sturdiness, which often ended up with me caused them pain and heart ache due to offending their sensibilities and not taking into consideration the debilitation of their hormonal imbalances. This was unkind and unmanly.
How would you define masculinity?
Braveness, vigor, fearlessness, dominance, innovation, creativity, strength, logic, reason, passion and emotional (balanced).
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
By Feminist, Liberals and Jews.
What best describes you?
As bad as I’ve been treated by certain groups, at least I’m not White. I truly feel for the world’s most persecuted (and yet, successful) minority. God bless.