Respondent 92

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

A primarily masculine societal perspective, tide, and undercurrent.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Continuous flow of shame due to failure to adhere to arbitrary definitions and expectations for lifestyle based on the orientation of my genitals.

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

Furthered an abusive society by shaming others for their personal lifestyle choices that do not meet the expectations of a patriarchal society.

How would you define masculinity?

Strong, tough, silent, stern, angry, powerful, mean, dirty, butch.

Does misandry exist?


It is not important.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


Mostly in a way that has advantaged me. There are rare exceptions.

What best describes you?

A feminist