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?
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Expected to conform to male stereotypes by both fellow males and females
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Presumptuous about relationships
How would you define masculinity?
Does misandry exist?
Misandry, if we mean a prejudice against males or even active dislike of men, definitely exists. Word is constantly misused to attack people calling out anti-female prejudice, however.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Both in ways that have advantaged and disadvantaged me.
What best describes you?
An ally to feminism