UNITED BY THE CLIMATE CRISIS

Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope There are many myths about the differences between generations – but none are more dangerous and destructive than the claim that it’s only the young that care about climate change. It has crept into so many discussions about climate concern that it’s become an accepted truth that the young are at…

PUSHBACK AGEISM

Beeston u3a Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope The words we use have an effect. The u3a’s recent surveys show that 2 in 5 older adults have been on the receiving end of ageist language. Elizabeth Drury, Head of Policy and Communications shares how the U3A are combating this. litter picking: Brunswick, West Hove and Portslade u3a…

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A WIDER LENS

Photograph by Flashpop Facebook Twitter Linkedin Envelope “It is not that photographers, brands or photo editors are ageist, it is merely the legacy of how age has been perceived for decades”. Getty Images is doing something about how age is portrayed. Photograph by Catherine Ivill The sitting down, the smiling on as everyone else has…