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?
We live in a matriarchy in which women are pampered their entire lives at the expense of a man’s dreams and hard work. I would define ‘patriarchy’ as an individual’s stupidity and propensity towards those who are higher or lower in class.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Matriarchy has hurt me by reducing my aspirations as a result of multiculteralism, materialism and a consumer-driven economy. One’s goal should not be to consume, but to create.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
I wouldn’t, who cares?
Does misandry exist?
Equality is a joke and doesn’t exist except in slavery. If women could do the same job for less pay, companies wouldn’t hire men.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
None of the above