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?
A society geared by the men for the men.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Ideas of masculinity that are not necessarily truthful or a positive influence. The suppression and subjugation of women ain’t great either.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Unnecessary argumentation from a stupid conception of masculinity.
How would you define masculinity?
Tough, no tears, emotionally retarded living.
Does misandry exist?
Though rare there are some people who (quite possibly justifiably) dislike men. In the broader culture? Nah, not really.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
If at all it has been unnoticeably slight.
What best describes you?