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What Me? Ageist? (Beginning the Conversation)
with Anne Murray
“Ageism is stereotyping and discrimination on the basis of a person’s age. Influenced by social movements that were challenging racism and sexism, Dr. Robert Butler coined the word “ageism” in 1968. It is the last socially sanctioned prejudice." (this chairrocks.com ... consciousness-raising booklet.
In this two-session circle gathering, we’ll begin the conversation about Ageism…exploring together our own thoughts, prejudices, experiences. We’ll also begin to approach ways to change the attitudes of others and ourselves. Resources will be shared for further growth opportunities.