Policy and Advocacy

posted Mon, 2019-01-14 12:31
New ASA Board members are chosen by nomination of their peers, and each will serve a two-year term to begin April 18, 2019.
posted Fri, 2018-12-28 15:25
The Fall 2017­ issue of Generations explicates this much ignored and sometimes maligned generation: its influences, demographics, work and social challenges, political leanings, and what lies ahead for this cohort as it ages.
posted Fri, 2018-12-21 16:50
What events formed LGBT Gen Xers to make them unique, and what path lies ahead for this Sandwich Generation cohort?
posted Fri, 2018-12-21 16:50
The AIM2Flourish initiative prepares and inspires Gen X business leaders to solve the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.
posted Fri, 2018-12-21 16:50
A close look at the often forgotten Generation X can help us understand the major forces at work in the world’s societies and on the planet.
posted Thu, 2018-12-20 13:50
With shifting market conditions, some drug companies stopped manufac­turing generics, and the resulting shortages can result in rapid price spikes.
posted Mon, 2018-12-10 11:58
Aging Today’s end-of-year 2018 In Focus section, “Global Aging and the Future of the World Community,” is prescient as it is the perfect set-up to 2019, which heralds the tipping point for the mega-trend of population aging.
posted Mon, 2018-11-26 14:24
Grannies Respond—also known as Abuelas Responden—started up this past June, sparked by a an idea from activist Dan Aymar-Blair, 43, who wondered via social media what would happen if a group of grandmothers met at the U.S. southern border to protest the govern­ment’s family separation policy.
posted Mon, 2018-11-19 14:24
The in­crease in older prisoners is attributed to longer sentences, increases in time served and growth in admissions of older offenders.
posted Thu, 2018-10-25 16:36
A new, global social contract; compassionate release for older prisoners; Grannies fight family separations; intergenerational co-housing; and reflections on a balanced life.