Respondent 938

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

As a male, I’m already winning before anyone has started a proverbial race.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Apart from the odd angry comment not even about or to me on twitter, it hasn’t.

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

I sincerely hope I haven’t, but I wouldn’t be surprised if I’ve managed to get a bit closer to a job interview (for example) simply by being a man.

How would you define masculinity?

According to all the adverts I see, it’s all about the muscles and grooming. I would say it’s probably just providing for family, not being a dick?

Does misandry exist?


Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


I’m a male nurse (and straight) and I get a bit of grief from some patients about that.

What best describes you?

An ally to feminism