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?
Systematically most structures in society are run by men with the default assumption that people are men
How has patriarchy hurt you?
we all lose out because we are not making the best use as a society of the talented women among us
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
probably in the way I’ve done hiring and done my job
How would you define masculinity?
an artificial set of things you have to do to be seen as a manly man
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?
None of the above