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?
Patriarchy is the natural response of an organic society to allow men to lead the tribe and protect women. It is nothing more.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Patriarchy has never hurt me (or anyone else). It has only protected populations. Eastern Europe has the right idea.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
If you consider making easily triggered tumblrites butthurt, then I guess I’ve done that. Honestly those leeches on society should be forced to socialize with people and realize safe spaces are bullshit anyways, though.
How would you define masculinity?
Masculinity is discovery, innovation, a need to improve oneself, one’s family, and one’s society/tribe. Masculinity is willingness to sacrifice for others, and is the only reason that feminism, women’s rights, and civil rights exist today, as without masculinity, man in his natural state would be a simple creature who would rape and pillage without thought.
Does misandry exist?
MRAs are dumb cunts though.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
My employer prefers to hire women and minorities because of affirmative action.
What best describes you?
None of the above