Policy and Advocacy

posted Mon, 2019-02-04 14:09
The Winter 2018–19 issue of Generations explores the political and population realities of the heterogeneous cohort of older adults in America, and what that means for their political power (or lack thereof) and their future.
posted Mon, 2019-02-04 13:55
New realities indicate a fracturing of the common political understanding of older adults.
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.