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 culture we live in of men assuming/taking control
How has patriarchy hurt you?
I’m a man, part of a very fucked up system by default, influenced and then perpetuated.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Yes, sexist behaviour and comments. Feeling and acting entitled without any real basis.
How would you define masculinity?
a scam, being good and useful is what matters.
Does misandry exist?
things are still stacked in favour of men, fighting for equality is not misandry.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
So much left to learn