Awareness / Gender Swap

Toggle the Patriarchy

Ever wondered what a gender-swapped world would look like? Well now there’s an app that can let you experience such a world firsthand.

Jailbreak the Patriarchy genderswaps the world for you. When it’s installed, everything you read in Chrome (except for gmail, so far) loads with pronouns and a reasonably thorough set of other gendered words swapped. For example: “he loved his mother very much” would read as “she loved her father very much”, “the patriarchy also hurts men” would read as “the matriarchy also hurts women”, that sort of thing.

The best part is, the app gives you a button with which you can turn the patriarchy on and off with just a click! Thanks to Danielle Sucher for coming up with this great idea.

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