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Top Reasons to Fight Age Discrimination (Ageism)

    “Ageism” is a term coined by the late Dr. Robert Butler. In 2006 he wrote a report, “Ageism in America,” following extensive research by the Anti-Ageism Taskforce from the International Longevity Center. Ageism is defined by the Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary as, “prejudice or discrimination against a particular age-group and esp. the elderly.” Most would think that by now …

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