Original Articles

NOVEMBER 15, 2020


Living our fullest third act means replacing age shame with age pride.

March 9, 2020

In Other Words: Finding New Terms for Old Age

Changing the words that relate to the process of getting older may help change people’s minds about it. 

February 19, 2020
Ageism: The Next Generation

Gen Xers have their own views of aging and ways to counteract discrimination. 

December 2, 2019

The News Media and Aging: Reports from the Field


How well does the media cover longevity issues — and how can it improve?

July 8, 2019
Building Toward Age Equity: Three Inter-Changing Models

Strategies that are interdependent, intergenerational and intersectional can help abolish ageism.

June 24, 2019
Old Dogs, New Tricks: A Look at How Older Adults Learn


Strong motivations and particular cognitive skills make older adults valuable and engaged students.

Summer 2019

50 Ways to Thrive in Your Third Act


In order to nurture every part of who you are and enhance everything you want to do, consider these 50 tips for aging well.

January 14, 2019

Fighting Ageism Requires Long-Term Action


Anti-ageism efforts are gaining momentum; now what can be done to sustain them?

November 12, 2018

Aging, Activated and Radical: What’s Fueling the Anti-Ageism Movement?


Dedicated grassroots activists and innovative organizational campaigns are fighting to end age discrimination.