Respondent 902

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

I would look it up in an appropriately credentialed dictionary. Much the same way I as would define asafetida, bunkum or grubstake.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

I have never been physically or emotionally assaulted by a noun. Verbs, on the other hand, can be real cunts…

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

No. Usually if I hurt people it is because I am behaving like an arsehole. Though in future rather than taking responsibility for my actions I may blame an archaic social system.

How would you define masculinity?

Grammar. noting or pertaining to the gender of Latin, Greek, German, French, Spanish, Hebrew, etc., which has among its members most nouns referring to males, as well as other nouns, as Spanish dedo, �finger,� German Bleistift, �pencil.�. Source:

Does misandry exist?


Obviously it is possible to find isolated situations but not in a systemic fashion in Western society (or any other human society I can think of).

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


I think everyone would have at some stage, though how you distinguish prejudice from presumption isn’t always clear.

What best describes you?

None of the above

Pedant. Arsehole. Nasty when drunk. Quite an excellent chef.