Masculinity is founded on…

the idea that men are rights-bearing persons and women are second-class citizens only fit to be protected by men or subordinate to them.

Feminist philosopher Sandra Bartky says the difference is between healthy eroticism and rituals rooted in toxic ideas about masculinity.

They ultimately see femininity as “in need of domination”

http://www.slate.com/blogs/better_life_lab/2017/11/29/men_aren_t_monsters_the_problem_is_toxic_masculinity.html

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