Report: Ageism Is on the Rise

According to a recent article at, more than 60% of workers age 45 and older say they’ve seen or experienced age discrimination — “and among them, 90% say it’s somewhat or very common. Three out of four older workers say their age has been an obstacle to finding a job.” Some businesses are facing lawsuits that claim they’re using the pandemic as an excuse to lay off older workers, the story notes. 12/9/2020