Plutocrats Misdirecting Social Security and Medicare Debate With Ageism

By: Wednesday March 6, 2013 8:10 am

You may have noticed an interesting frame the plutocrats and their spokespeople are using in the debate over reducing social security and medicare benefits – pitting the young against the old. The campaign is relentless, smearing the elderly as parasitic and stealing from the young.

 

Sunday Late Night: The NYT & That Old-Time Bias

By: Sunday September 12, 2010 8:01 pm

Someone should tell the Times’ obits editor: Perpetuating historical discrimination is still discrimination. Saying “it’s always been done this way” is no way to break down old boundaries and crack glass ceilings.

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