International Mens Day

A Group Of 9-Year-Olds List The Things They Dislike About Being Boys

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Wednesday marked #InternationalMensDay, an annual event that hopes to address the issues surrounding what it means to be a man (and a boy) in 2014. ...

11 People That Don't Quite Get International Men's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's International Men's Day today, a day to fart, burp, be obnoxious and spout all the reasons why man is bestest. Well no it's not actually. Not ...

It's Time to Have a Different Kind of Conversation About Men and Boys

Dan Bell | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dan Bell

When I mention that I am interested in finding ways to give men and boys a voice, one of the first reactions is often, "why do men need a voice? Aren't virtually all powerful and public voices already male?" But in my experience, men are rarely given the opportunity to speak publicly about the issues that affect them as men.

What Advice Do Our Male Editors Have For Their Teenage Selves?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It was evident to us that an urgent conversation needed to be had around men, whether that was to do with dating and relationships, depression, loneli...

International Men's Day, and Talking About How We Feel About Stuff

Charlie Lindlar | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Charlie Lindlar

This International Men's Day, don't take it for a joke, think about the men in our society who face real, life-changing issues every day of their lives and feel they should suffer in silence. They'll be your fathers, brothers, colleagues and best mates, and they need your help.

Why Every Man and Woman Should Celebrate International Men's Day

Glen Poole | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Glen Poole

The problems that men and boys face can potentially impact any one of us. Losing a loved one to suicide or cancer; or seeing a man we love suffer as he struggles with addiction or unemployment or separation from his kids, isn't a situation any of us would choose.

What If He Cries?

Rick Belden | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rick Belden

Men with a history of having their emotions controlled and shut down by others typically have a pretty strong innate sense of when someone is approaching them with that intent, and they will close down quickly in response.

This Is The Most Heroic Attempt To Correct Idiots On Twitter We've Ever Seen

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Tech

The 8th of March is many things, to many people. For some it's the anniversary of the Safavid Empire's defeat at the battle of Gulnabad, or the 2003 d...

International Men's Day - Not in My Name

Liam Beattie | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Liam Beattie

This year's International Women's Day has the theme of 'Equality for Women is Equality for all' as designated by the United Nations. Within that theme...

Funny Tweets Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Comedy

There is, we think, something for everyone in this week's round up of Twitter funnies. Interested in history? Enjoy the JFK tweets! Interested in s...

International Men's Day and My Struggles With Body Image

Steve Rose | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Steve Rose

As an adult, I feel my negative body image fuelled my crisis of confidence that was the footnote to my school years. A crippling shyness made approaching the opposite sex an impossibility. I was already described as "odd" and this behaviour merely fuelled the "fag" comments.

25 Funny Quotes For International Men's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Hooray! It's International Men's Day! A day which - according to the official site - is "an occasion for men to celebrate their achievements and contr...