It's time to make ageism
a thing of the past, so let's help to make Wales an age- friendly country.
But not everyone was on her side in ageism
row with Beeb NOT everyone has been sympathetic to Miriam O'Reilly's battle against ageism
in the workplace.
O'Reilly expressed surprise that she had not been invited to take part in subsequent discussions of ageism
, including her case, on Radio 4 and BBC1.
Even feminists, she notes, are not immune from developing negative body images and internalized ageism
Second, it has shown that despite all the lip service paid in companies across the country - the BBC included - ageism
is alive and well and putting a halt to the careers of men and women who have years left to give.
Selina has become a poster-girl in the fight against ageism
since using new laws to sue Channel Five after being dropped as a maternity leave stand-in for newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky.
Michelle Mitchell, Age UK charity director, said: "The spreading perception of ageism
in recruitment shows that, for older workers, the job market is still not fit for purpose.
But she really wasn't impressed when the ageism
Gordon Brown's Government now has the chance to end ageism
once and for all.
But I think the ageism
disparity between high-profile straight women and their lesbian counterparts is more complex than that.
Sam Mercer, director of the Employers Forum on Age, said: "Six months on, it is disappointing to find so many people are still falling victim to ageism
The theme analysis indicates increased awareness of ageism
and a shift towards a more positive attitude towards the elderly.