Aging Lifestyles

Aging Lifestyles

Aging Lifestyles

In the last decade Joe Volz has explored the aging of American society.  He looks at the issues from many angles. Volz watches congressional action (or inaction) closely on Capitol Hill, focusing particularly on Social Security and Medicare. 

Hi travel across the country, listening to vibrant older Americans talk about such issues as health, retirement and financial security, all informs his writing. As a member of the generation of Americans born before World War II, he takes a personal interest in those topics.

Recently Published

Where is Hope Today? Apr 02, 2009

Many of us worry about surviving the current recession that is costing jobs, homes, college tuition ... Read More

Life after Retirement Mar 19, 2009

It has been almost a decade since I retired as an editor for the American Psychological Association ... Read More

Riding the Rails Once More Feb 26, 2009

Once there was a time when the best way to travel was by train. As the late great poet, Edna St. Vin... Read More

Newark Revisited Jan 22, 2009

It has been 40 years since Newark erupted in a massive six-day racial riot, which took 26 lives. Man... Read More