Not long ago, the news site Pro-Publica published an important story about employers who, in their quest for a younger and cheaper workforce, were pushing out “older” workers – often those in their early 50s.
I often ask my children how school is going and receive a variety of responses. Occasionally, I get to hear about a class or project that interests them. Most of the time, I am given a litany of homework and assignments that need to be completed. But on occasion, I hear “I hate school.”