Ageism

  • Express Yourself

    Learn how to express yourself by following older celebrities on Instagram

    From daily affirmations to unabashed selfies, there’s a lot we can pick up from the social media of, um, Sir Anthony Hopkins

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • People

    Cher had the best response to a Hollywood director who said she was “too old”

    “So finally, I was like, ‘OK, look motherf***er.’”

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    Moya Crockett
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  • Old woman taking a photo with a film camera
    Careers

    This Twitter thread will remind you it's never too late to follow your dreams

    Haven’t achieved all your ambitions yet? Don’t worry about it

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    Hannah-Rose Yee
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  • Love Island: Lauren and Adam
    Long Reads

    We need to talk about the Love Island double standard

    Ageism has crept into Love Island – and it’s yet another example of how differently we treat men and women

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    Alix Walker
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  • People

    Madonna nails the big issue of ageist double standards

    "It’s an outdated, patriarchal idea that a woman has to stop being fun past the age of 40"

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    Emily Reynolds
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  • People

    Susan Sarandon recalls being brutally told her career would be “done by 40”

    “…you definitely shouldn't talk about having children, because that made you less sexy.”

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    Susan Devaney
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  • Life

    Why this ‘mind-blowing’ Love Actually fact makes the film incredibly problematic

    People are freaking out over the news on Twitter – but they’re missing the bigger issue

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    Why Debbie McGee’s Strictly success is so important for women everywhere

    It’s time to talk about the real (and incredibly troubling) Strictly curse…

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    Penélope Cruz really isn’t here for your dumb ageing questions, thanks

    “What the f**k? I’m not going to give you even two minutes”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    Julianne Moore has a message for everyone obsessing over her age

    She’s sick and tired of being referred to as “ageing” now she’s older

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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