Respondent 775

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

The unwillingness to share power with women in some societies and communities. It’s a huge problem in many countries; in others not so much.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

it hasn’t.

How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?

I haven’t.

How would you define masculinity?

I think it’s a fairly neutral adjectival noun for male characteristics.

Does misandry exist?


Not sure it’s that common though.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


Misandry isn’t the problem, it’s macho stereotypes that cause 3/4 of suicides and 9/10 of the prison population to be male.

What best describes you?

An equalist