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 inherent pro-male, anti-female bias that exists in our political, social and economic systems.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I can’t tell for sure, but I can be a bit of a dick sometimes.
How would you define masculinity?
Ergh. A collection of stereotypical characteristics, typically associated with the male side of the gender spectrum.
Does misandry exist?
Irrational nutters come in all shapes and sizes.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?