Show 1311: Why We Should Fight Back Against Ageism
Ageism is widespread and damaging in American life. Adopting more positive attitudes toward aging can benefit everyone growing older.
How to Push Back Against Ageism
Pushing back against societal behavior is nearly impossible for most people. Pushing back against an individual who engages in ageist language or behavior might be another matter.
How Long Will the U.S. Continue to Disrespect Its Caregivers?
On Tuesday President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act, which contains parts of his Build Back Better agenda, including major climate investments and authorization for Medicare to negotiate lower prescription drug prices. The law will reduce the cost of health care, slash carbon emissions to roughly 50 percent below 2005 levels by 2030, invest in clean energy vehicles and raise taxes on corporations, among others.