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And yes, that authoritarian, patriarchal guru-power structure, invariably, always leads to abuses.Is India’s Fallen ‘God-Man’ So Different From a Megachurch Pastor?|Jay Michaelson|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a patriarchal society—our society—a naked woman is a dangerous thing.A Respectable, Non-Exploitative Story About Kim Kardashian’s Bare-Naked, Greased-Up Ass|Amy Zimmerman|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It seems that, in doing away with patriarchal authority, we have also, perhaps unwittingly, killed off all the grown-ups.
Never mind that the patriarchal belief system woven throughout the cartoon content is itself shockingly outdated.
Because marriage is a patriarchal, sexist institution that should be discarded rather than reformed.Were Christians Right About Gay Marriage All Along?|Jay Michaelson|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Still the son remained as unmoving as bronze while his eyes sustained unflinchingly the wrathful gaze of a patriarchal order.When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry|Charles Neville Buck
They have no government to make treaties; they are a patriarchal people.The Indians of the Painted Desert Region|George Wharton James
The patriarchal ruler has given way to the conquering chief; conquest has humiliated some and exalted others.
Their government is after the patriarchal order, and is purely republican in its character.The Progress of Ethnology|John Russell Bartlett
When the patriarchal dispensation came to an end, the right of property in slaves was recognized in the decalogue.History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia|Charles Campbell