Getting It Right on Aging, Toronto Visions:
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The Canadians get it. We need to transform the way we think, speak, and act about elders in our society. I am constantly frustrated and angered by the unconscious ageism in media in the United States. This is an excellent editorial essay from the Toronto Globe and Mail. It should be required reading for all editors in US newsrooms.
“Depriving someone of their basic rights to independence and choice because of gender or race is wrong. Yet when it comes to senior citizens, many of us do just that…”
Kudos from The Creative Apothecary to the Toronto Globe and Mail!