Respondent 864

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

Society shaped to benefit men and to subjugate women

How has patriarchy hurt you?

I hate injustice and living amid privileged men who don’t care or even notice their privilege sickening

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

people have responded to me more favourably because I am a man countless times. I haven’t always had the ability or courage or strength to challenge that effectively

How would you define masculinity?

it evokes cliched images of muscular arrogance to me. The differences between men and women exaggerated, codifying roles within patriarchy, so all negative.

Does misandry exist?


It’s mostly made up to press for continuing privilege

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

What best describes you?

An ally to feminism