Guest Post – Angelina Kerner

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Living Life With Joy

Today I’m extremely excited to tell you about a new book that’s out … and share an exclusive guest post written by the author herself. This is an interesting topic and I hope you enjoy reading her post as much as I did.

Young People, Disability and Ageism

Guest Post by author Angelina Kerner

No matter where we go, we’re being judged. Whether it’s something we’re aware of or not, we’re being judged. Sometimes, it’s unintentional. Sometimes, it’s with malice. Sometimes, it’s from being ignorant. And, sometimes, we’re the judges.

First of all – what is ageism?

“Prejudice or discrimination against a particular age-group and especially the elderly.” – www.merriam-webster.com

Problem with the definition stands out right off the bat because there’s even discrimination in the wording – against young people. That’s of course, mainly due to the fact that the most popular cases of ageism happens against the elderly.

You…

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