Work for social and economic justice and peace for all people.
The Gray Panthers is a movement for social change.
The Gray Panthers includes people of all ages organized to fight everywhere the injustices of ageism, sexism and racism and to promote peace and social and economic justice.
Gray Panthers is a liberation movement.
To advocate for fundamental changes in areas of multigenerational concern that would eliminate injustices, discrimination and oppression based on age, sex, race.
To help create a more humane and socially responsible society that puts the needs of people over profits, responsibility over power and democracy over institutions.
To foster the concept of aging as growth during the individuals total life span
Principles for Action
Every American should have the opportunity to live in a society where there is social justice.
Every American should have the opportunity to develop to their full potential and to live with respect and dignity.
Every American’s race, culture and heritage should be viewed as both a personal strength and resources for our society.
The social compact should operate from an intergenerational perspective, viewing the generations as resources not rivals.
Public policy should ensure that programs are designed to promote equity.
Public policy should be analyzed for its impact on social justice.
Intergenerational, multi-issue, progressive activists
Radical and action-oriented, advocates for social change
Coalition of people of all ages
Challengers confronting ageism all around us
Protesters voicing outrage against injustices
Justice for all
Dignity of aging
Unifying the generations