By Laura Young, Youth Advocate at Umbrella Adultism.Do you know what that word means or have you heard it used before? See, adultism is a form of ageism (ageism is defined as a discrimination against a specific age group).More often than not, ageism is talked about in terms of discrimination against the elderly.In fact, the dictionary makes no mention of the word “adultism”. To feel like your opinion wasn’t valued or that you, as a child were of lesser value then an adult?Lulu Staff has been notified of a possible violation of the terms of our Membership Agreement.
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” Do you remember getting hurt-really hurt physically and being told “you’re okay” or “it did not really hurt”?
Was there a time where you were forced to participate in an optional activity even though you did not want to simply because your parent enjoyed or appreciated it?
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This article describes and discusses the hidden oppression of adultism: the attitudes and behaviors largely unacknowledged and unconsciously practiced by adults that signal disrespect to children.