Respondent 814

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Paradigm we live inas it relates to male/female roles

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Societal pressure to be the (successful) breadwinner not childcarer gets me down. Reinforced by policies on this.

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

Being wary of being identified as a friend of gay guys at school and therefore being unfriendly.

How would you define masculinity?

At it’s best protective. At it’s worst arrogant. Honestly I think men’s mind work differently to women’s in various ways. I do think we’re naturally less empathetic and more simplistic (in good ways and bad)

Does misandry exist?


Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

A feminist