Beat the Press Video: Elder Wisdom? | WGBH News

A 71-year-old objects after NPR refers to her as “elderly”. When did elderly become an objectionable term, and how should news organizations get around it? In this video, Emily Rooney’s panel on Beat the Press discusses the definition of elderly—a great resource for ENL260’s unit on argument by definition.

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