Discrimination comes in various forms –race, religion, color, national origin, sex,disability,and even age. Age-related discrimination has become more and more apparent with the growing number of baby boomers inching into the class eldest to our population.
The attention to the mounting presence of ageism has triggered a renewed concern with the discrimination of our aging population.
What is Ageism?
Ageism is yet another form of discrimination. Compared to disability discrimination, racism, and sexism, ageism is another appearance-based stereotyping of individuals. The President and CEO of the…