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?
Basically it is where men have control over every aspect of society – seems to exist in some Muslim countries such as Saudi Arabia. Used to exist in the UK in 19th century and some remnants remain – mostly in the tory party.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
It has not
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I have not
How would you define masculinity?
Physical strength used to create, build and protect.
Does misandry exist?
A few people hate men but this is very rare
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?