Ashton Applewhite was NextAvenue’s Influencer of the Year in Aging in 2016. She is the author of This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism, blogs at ThisChairRocks.com, and is a leading spokesperson for a movement to make ageism as unacceptable as any other prejudice.
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