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 worldwide employed system throughout every society for the past thousands of years that would keep men in roles of providing and protecting and women in mothering and caring roles for the ensured survival of the society.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
I can’t say it has. It has helped civilizations survive for thousands of years and is ingrained into our very bodies, both men and women.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
Anything a man does could likely be defined as masculine.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?