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?
Systemic advantages conferred to male humans in society, or disadvantages to females
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Devalued half the population and kept in place a class system and institutional fear of the other
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Insensitivity to feelings
How would you define masculinity?
More facial hair
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
People addressing me before my wife, rather than both of us
What best describes you?