The word ‘teenager’ has become synonymous with laziness, disrespect, recklessness and stupidity. Although, I can think of many examples that would seem to verify this stereotype, I argue that the use of the words ‘teenager’ and ‘child’ in order to belittle ideas, feelings and opinions, is simply ageism and worse than that, it’s a kind of prejudice that seems to be accepted in society. I feel it shouldn’t be and should be… Read More