I Am Against Ageism

For anyone who doesn't like to be discrimated against because of their age 159 People


    I can honestly say I am discriminated very often, and its all because of my age, yes I am 14 but i don't want to be treated any different just because I am younger. I don't really get on with people my age I like to think I'm much maturer. I hate immature people and people...
    Keelie Keelie
    66-70, F
    1 Response Jul 21, 2009

    CAN I Take Action, Or Am I Too Young?

    Ok, so here's the story. I'm 18 years old and I am currently working at a plant called USG cleaning their offices and such. I haven't been working there very long, not enough time to make a good impression on the place. Well, ever since I have been working there, I feel as if...
    kaylabug kaylabug
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 16, 2009

    Too Young?

    ok when i first found this site I thought it was different from others, but half of this site is unveiwable because of my age. Seriously they even bleep out the words they think I'm not supose to hear. What is this the freakin Sunday comic pages. Right now i'm lookin at a spot...
    lildevil11 lildevil11
    13-15, F
    1 Response May 18, 2012

    It annoys me so much

    when people see age gaps as such an issue like I will be with who ever I want regardless of our difference in age and I also think that interfering parents who would call the police and press rape charges against a minor's older partner are just ignorant and sometimes very...
    DemiendoImaginations DemiendoImaginations
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 23, 2014

    Forum Encounter - So there's this one jerk on

    a forum I like to make jokes about and he says that kids only want dreamy boys/hot girls who are about their age. Which is wrong. I'm sorry but what is wrong with people over the age of 30 onwards? In particular what is wrong with people who are 40, 50, 60 or 70 years of...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    Dec 11, 2014

    Age Is Nothin' ...

    Age is Nothing But Wit & Intelligence Plus Experiences WOuld be Great ! Oh Yeah I Dig That ...
    DollyDiva DollyDiva
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 21, 2009

    It's Just Kind of Ridiculous...

    i can't say how many times people use patronizing phrases that amount to a pat on the head as if someone is saying to you, "there there little child, it's so cute that you still care about the world"... or "that you think about silly things like inequality...
    HumboldtCounty HumboldtCounty
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2009

    But It Does Go Both Ways You Know

    To be prrrretty honest, the whol 'age' concept in general SUCKS, why should age limit ANYTHING, seriously theres like a 50 year old and the kickboxing academy and this club is mostly people in their 20s but this guy seems to have no joints at all with what he can do with his body...
    2Weird4Most 2Weird4Most
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2010

    10yeargap.com focuses on younger women dating

    older men and it encourages age gap marriage. 10YearGap.com is not a sugar daddy site. Single women are attracted to older single men as they are polite, respectful, generous, kind, intelligent, sensitive, caring, affectionate, and understanding. Many younger women would like to...
    JessieFay JessieFay
    31-35, F
    Dec 2, 2014

    Ageism only exist against the elderly?

    False! it exist against everyone!! A lot of us people think that ageism only exist against old people. But this is a myth, it also exist against the youngsters even more and we're probably not aware that we're practicing this everyday. For instance if a child made a mistake, we...
    ThelaughingSky ThelaughingSky
    22-25, M
    Dec 25, 2014

    Ageism Is Wrong!

     Ageism i thought wasn't really a big thing and didn't really happen much..until it happened to me and then i researched it and found actually a heck of a lot of people are discrimated against just because of their age. Some people won't even be friends with someone if they...
    followthewhiterabbit followthewhiterabbit
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Sep 23, 2008

    The 'cool' Older Generation.

    It gets quite tiring living in a world where much attention is brought to those from the younger generation and this leads to quite alot of neglect from those that are older, its like once you hit a certain age, you are no longer important and have little to offer which of...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 23, 2010

    Just because we're young doesn't mean our

    opinions are unimportant. Let us be diplomatic and kindly correct us if we are wrong, but please hear us out too. After all, we are the future of the nations.
    LadyRetribution LadyRetribution
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 29, 2015

    Think Your Too Old? Think Again!

    Lets celebrate and respect those that have made it big time at an older age. Some of my favourite celebrities that have something special to offer.   Phillipa 'Pip' Brown born 1979 better known by her stage name 'Ladyhawke' is a New Zealand songwriter and multi...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 23, 2010

    Oaps Are Not Stupid!

    I was very angry last week when I was a victim of ageism.  Because of my health I have just moved into a lovely sheltered flat in Erskine.  I wasn't quite sure how to set up my FreeSat TV box.  To save there being loads of satellite dishes on every flat, several flats share a...
    isbsey isbsey
    56-60, F
    Sep 7, 2011

    Break the Mould

    i hate it when people treat me different because of my age, i have friends that are older and we're just like any other people that are friends i dont see the differenece tbh, but i get nervous whenever somebody older than me finds out my age because i can see the look on there...
    Luceee Luceee
    1 Response Aug 3, 2009
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