International Men’s Day 2022: International Men’s Day is celebrated annually on November 19. This day honors the extraordinary contributions men make to society, families, communities and culture. Their socio-economic achievements and values are also valued. International Men’s Day 2022 is also celebrated as a day against sexism in many places in the world. The day is used as a means to promote men’s and boys’ health, improve gender relations and equality, highlight discrimination against men and promote male role models. It was started in February 1992 by Thomas Oaster.
International Men’s Day 2022: Theme
This year International Men’s Day will be celebrated on Saturday 19 November with the theme “Helping Men and Boys”.
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International Men’s Day 2022: History
Thomas Oaster, director of the Missouri Center for Men’s Studies, started International Men’s Day in February 1992. Oaster hosted these events for two years, but in the year 1995, very few organizations attended the event, resulting in the discontinuation of the function. Later on Dr. Jerome Teelucksingh International Men’s Day on November 19, 1999 op. He understood the importance of this day and promoting positive male role models.
Since then, International Men’s Day has promoted positive aspects of men in our lives and emphasized the importance of men’s physical and mental health and masculinity.
International Men’s Day 2022: Quotes
“The direction in which a man starts education will determine his future in life” – Plato
“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man fully alive is ready to die at any moment” – Mark Twain
“If a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.” -Nelson Mandela
“A man’s happiness in this life consists not in the absence, but in the control of his passions” – Alfred Lord Tennyson
“A superior man is modest in speech, but exceeds in deeds” – Confucius
“The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river” – Ross Perot
“A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer” – Bruce Lee
“Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.” – Voltaire
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