Respondent 961

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

Men controlling 90% of corporations, finance, religion and politics.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

makes women think all men are selfish, evil pricks. I get tarred by association.

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

I haven’t to my knowledge.

How would you define masculinity?

A gentleman who enjoys life without causing upset to others.

Does misandry exist?

Yes

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Maybe

If I have (and I probably have) I’ve been unaware of it (which is the main problem).

What best describes you?

An ally to feminism

I feel a bit weird calling myself a feminist but certainly in their corner.

Respondent 957

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

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Does misandry exist?

Yes

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Yes

What best describes you?

An equalist

Respondent 958

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

Systematized power imbalance based primarily on gender divisions

How has patriarchy hurt you?

made the world suboptimal Gives me shit to have to fight and fix every day

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

Probably Definitely

How would you define masculinity?

Set of characteristics most typically associated with maleness in our culture

Does misandry exist?

Yes

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

What best describes you?

A feminist

Respondent 956

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

Male supremacist society.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Made me nervous.

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

Unashamed selfishness.

How would you define masculinity?

Feeling no social pressure to shave legs.

Does misandry exist?

Yes

But statistically as dangerous as narwhal gorings.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

What best describes you?

An ally to feminism

Respondent 960

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

systematic and abusive control of human action resulting in denigration of women; narrowing the possibilities of what identities and lives might be and become.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

By creating � narrow space for what i can identify as.

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

mansplaining to My kids, manic production of pun Jokes, leaving little space for relatives to flourish in

How would you define masculinity?

Swag and style: han solo, Aragorn, Clooney, viggo mortenson, etc. Lifestyle leading to coercion of directions (material, symbolic, biological, etc)

Does misandry exist?

Yes

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Only in a way that has advantaged me

What best describes you?

A feminist

Respondent 959

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

Ideological, culturally hegemonic male dominance.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Difficult to answer. In the most literal sense, my father was physically and emotionally abusive. My feminist mother eventually succumbed to alcoholism. My girlfriend doesn’t believe in herself.

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

Undoubtedly. Although to specify would be reductive.

How would you define masculinity?

To answer idealistically – positive expressions of male Identity. Strength in the service of compassion.

Does misandry exist?

Yes

The answer is in the question

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Yes

when your appearance / behaviour does not conform to peoples’ expectations, they often use it as a stick to beat you with. Women as a much agents of patriarchy as men, unfortunately.

What best describes you?

None of the above

I’m practically a feminist, but openly supporting a seemingly antagonistic cause damages it and my own efforts improve gender equality. Note that I do not agree that equal means the same. We do not want to erase the differences that make life so rich. See debates about race and culture for context.

Respondent 952

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

A dated system of hierarchy employed mainly by religions back in the day as a way of social conditioning and control.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Personally it hasn’t “hurt” me, however it has been consistantly damaging to the progressing into an equal society and world. It hurts because aslong as there are people who has this belief, Liberty for all will never prevail, and true equality will be nothing but a faded illusion.

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

I’d like to think I haven’t. Perhaps other than the social conditioning we are mostly all inducted into. Little boys play with guns and soldiers. Little girls play with prams and dolls. And so begins the subconcious conditions and training of the roles society and the patriarchal veiws many aren’t even aware they have.

How would you define masculinity?

I would define masculinity as being brave enough to stand up for what you believe it even if others do not. Standing by your principals. Being passionate and rational. Being comfortable with who you are. Being strong when others need you. Being someone that people can trust. Someone that people can admire for the choices they have and the views they hold.

Does misandry exist?

Yes

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

No

What best describes you?

None of the above

Human Being. Same as everyone else.

Respondent 950

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

Not even blindness. Utterly ingrained, utterly invisible. It’s there in the same way gravity is.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Inequality

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

Tried not to

How would you define masculinity?

XY

Does misandry exist?

Yes

And it’s about as prevalent as people who hate penguins.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Yes

Insane recruitment decisions

What best describes you?

A feminist

Now becoming aware.

Respondent 949

Does patriarchy exist?

Yes

How would you define patriarchy?

Mafia style man-tribe in charge for ages.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Half the world are overconfident and the other half is insecure.

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

I’ve definitely accused people of throwing like a girl.

How would you define masculinity?

A disinterest in cupcakes?

Does misandry exist?

Yes

It’s irrelevant compared to the crimes of patriarchy.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Yes

Women-only sessions at the pool. Bastards! And the lifestyle articles getting in the way of my broadsheet news consumption.

What best describes you?

A feminist

Respondent 948

Does patriarchy exist?

No

How would you define patriarchy?

A system where only a very few high born men are able to advance in life.

How has patriarchy hurt you?

Subtly through the British class system.

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

Only inadvertently

How would you define masculinity?

Being both strong and able to stand your ground physically and mentally.

Does misandry exist?

Yes

There are extremist views of all angles, its part of being Human.

Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?

Maybe

What best describes you?

None of the above

An Individual who treats all others as individuals and equally.