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Age of Awareness

Condescension and Infantilization: Two Prime Offenders to Competent Older Folks

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“You shouldn’t have to be doing that at your age.” Why this is offensive, among other comments made to those my age and older

The comment came, not with malice, but with the best of intentions. An advisor of mine said this when I explained to her…

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Julia E Hubbel

Julia E Hubbel

Horizon Huntress, prize-winning author, adventure traveler, boundary-pusher, wilder, veteran, aging vibrantly. I own my sh*t. Let’s play! www.walkaboutsaga.com