Alert
Close

Introducing AARP RealPad: The Wi-Fi Tablet That Makes It Easy to Share, Learn, Connect and Play. Learn more

Champions of Aging

Maggie Kuhn

Kuhn organized older people to fight injustices

Many older Americans can keep working into their 70s and beyond if they choose, and many even embark on second careers or launch new businesses of their own. This wasn’t always the case. Previous generations of Americans often had their jobs taken away when they reached an arbitrary mandatory retirement age, and most of them were denied the opportunity to find new employment under the mistaken assumption that they were no longer capable. … Back to Article

Topic Alerts

You can get weekly email alerts on the topics below. Just click “Follow.”

Manage Alerts

Processing

Please wait...

progress bar, please wait

Video Extra

FOUNDING INSPIRATION: AARP President Rob Romasco discusses AARP’s founder, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, sharing how and why she formed AARP.

Tell Us WhatYou Think

Please leave your comment below.

 

Discounts & Benefits

From companies that meet the high standards of service and quality set by AARP.

Downloadable mobile app from AARP® Roadside Assistance from Allstate.

AARP Credit card from Chase

Members can earn 3% cash back on purchases with the AARP® Credit Card from Chase.

Member Benefits

Join or renew today! Members receive exclusive member benefits & affect social change.