Age Bias

The artifact contains discriminatory stereotyping based on age or youth.

Age bias or ageism typically manifests as discriminatory behavior towards the elderly, but any person or group can be the victim of age-based discrimination.

Application

The Age Bias flag should be applied in situations where the subject journalist or content creator engages in serious, non-ironic, non-comedic age bias, to include ageist rhetoric, tropes, imagery, memes, or other artifacts. Ageism typically manifests as discriminatory stereotyping against the elderly, but any person or group can be the victim of age-based discrimination.