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 feminist conspiracy theory dating from the 1950s-60s.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
It hasn’t, because it’s not real.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
This is pretty much a “have you stopped raping children yet?” trap question, so the only way to win is not to play.
How would you define masculinity?
The state of being a man. Includes traits such as responsibility, honor, strength, drive, reason, and wisdom.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
More or less every time I encounter a feminist.
What best describes you?
None of the above