Tag Archives: Ageism

Navigating the Schism in the LGBT Movement

I first wrote about the schism in our movement back in March, but an extremely thorough piece on Congress.org paints an updated picture on where things stand through the lens of DADT repeal. I, personally, have been chastised for speaking out against what could perhaps be called the “old guard” of the movement with the […]

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Faces For Equality: Jan Griesinger (OLOC)

Name: Jan Griesinger Age: 67 Hometown: Athens, OH Occupation: Co-Director of Old Lesbians Organizing for Change (OLOC) Why I Found Her at Creating Change: Jan is proud to be old. She might fit AARP’s definition of an “elder” or “senior citizen,” but she is old and don’t try to call her anything else! More on […]

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