what if we all retire from the notion – that we must earn a living.
what if by choosing community – we all retire – to being fully alive.
imagine – all the money talked of in here.. all the money needed in quartet.. coming from all the ridiculous places we spend it today.. and/or not coming .. because community is making money less oppressive/controlling/(assumed) necessary..
it has to be all of us. that’s what makes the dance dance..
let’s fly.. together:
and dance.. our dance:
pre school inside retirement home
he broke the law to build a better nursing home:
“Thomas believes that Americans have bought so willingly into the idea of aging as something to be feared that it has become a self-fulfilling prophecy leading to isolation, loneliness and lack of autonomy,
“All those animals in a nursing home broke state law, but for Thomas and his staff, it was a revelation. Caring for the plants and animals restored residents’ spirits and autonomy; many started dressing themselves, leaving their rooms and eating again. The number of prescriptions fell to half of that of a control nursing home, particularly for drugs that treat agitation. Medication costs plummeted, and so did the death rate.
World Economic Forum (@wef) tweeted at 5:00 AM – 30 Nov 2016 :
Some Dutch university students are living in nursing homes. This is why https://t.co/XevITfDzEB #ageing https://t.co/QGCDCwMiFh (http://twitter.com/wef/status/803931708349444097?s=17)
seoul linking elderly with youth for living spaces (on april’s page)
I don’t think a story has made me angrier all year and I don’t even live in the US! https://t.co/SqN8rPHqoo
Original Tweet: https://twitter.com/AlexiMostrous/status/915302575611801600
elderly self neglect
CNN (@CNN) tweeted at 6:01 AM – 11 Mar 2018 :
66% of Millennials have nothing saved for retirement, a new report shows. Of those who do save, most have less than $20,000 put aside https://t.co/wZIHCD4gFj (http://twitter.com/CNN/status/972804596895797248?s=17)
good bye nursing homes.. co housing w friends
The Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) tweeted at 5:50 AM – 7 Aug 2018 :
The rate at which Americans age 65 and older are filing for bankruptcy has more than tripled since 1991 https://t.co/G6XRJvyYFx (http://twitter.com/WSJ/status/1026797622877671424?s=17)