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 society ruled by the Male.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
It hasnt, because it doesnt exist.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I havent, because it doesnt exist. We’re not living in a patriarchal society.
How would you define masculinity?
Sense of honor, duty, responsibility. Being a provider, an educator, who panders to rationality but is not blind to the suffering of those around him who he ought to protect.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?