Stories by Margaret Morganroth Gullette

Margaret Morganroth Gullette is the author of four books, including "Agewise: Fighting the New Ageism in America" and "Declining to Decline." She is a resident scholar at the Women's Studies Research Center. She has published on water problems in Nicaragua's daily, El Nuevo Diario. subscribe to Margaret Morganroth Gullette's feed

Posted on: Apr 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Self-composting toilets make a lot of sense when water is already a cause of national uprisings and covert wars.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Despite the best efforts of the beauty industry, the number of cosmetic surgeries stalled around 2004-2005.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2008, Source: Women's eNews

Women are saying "no" to being nipped and tucked. And the recession may have little to do with it.

Posted on: May 3, 2007, Source: Women's eNews

With ageism deeply rooted in economics, an increasing number of midlife people are turning to anti-aging products and surgeries to pass as younger in the marketplace.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2005, Source: Women's eNews

Over the last few decades, I have overcome the self-hatred that comes of having a young female body in patriarchal, capitalist America. Thank the goddess I'm no longer so young.