Respondent 99

Does patriarchy exist?


How would you define patriarchy?

a social system which perpetuates hegemonic, gender-based power differentials through the imposition of restrictive gender roles.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Patriarchy has demanded my participation in violent interaction, demanded my emotional repression, curtailed my opportunities and stultified my free expression.

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

I have contributed to all of the above

How would you define masculinity?

It is both a description and a prescription of socially accepted & socially imposed behaviour for a man / boy.

Does misandry exist?


Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?


What best describes you?

None of the above