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?
The institutional advantage of masculinity in culture, workplace and society
How has patriarchy hurt you?
society has been hindered in its effort to improve as this would draw. Have always had faggot yelled at me from moving cars but that may be more machoism.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Through obliviousness to the plight of others as I was unaffected by patriarchy. I was part of the status quo who weighed down change.
How would you define masculinity?
Masculinity is a two edged sword of what a man personally is and also the cookie cutter nonsense a patriarchal fear mongering social environment forces upon itself, either for advantage, self indulgence or separatism.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?