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A Former Movie Star And Veteran Gave A Passionate Speech About A Topic No One Wants To Discuss

At one time Mickey Rooney was a famous movie star, singing and dancing with Judy Garland. He passed away in 2014, but before he did, he was the victim of something all-too-common among aging people. Here, he speaks about it candidly. I'd like to think he regained some of the dignity that was taken from him with every word he said in this public hearing. No matter how someone lives their life, no one deserves to be taken advantage of when they are at their most vulnerable.

A Former Movie Star And Veteran Gave A Passionate Speech About A Topic No One Wants To Discuss

If you suspect the situation for an elder you know is dangerous or life-threatening, call 911.

Learn the seven types of elder abuse:


  1. Physical
  2. Sexual
  3. Emotional or Psychological
  4. Neglect
  5. Abandonment
  6. Financial or Material Exploitation
  7. Self-neglect

Living a simple and happy life, Chow Yun-fat plans to give his around $700 million fortune to charity, Hong Kong movie site Jayne Stars reported.

Chow Yun Fat was born in Lamma Island, Hong Kong, to a mother who was a cleaning lady and vegetable farmer, and a father who worked on a Shell Oil Company tanker. Chow grew up in a farming community, in a house with no electricity.

He would wake at dawn each morning to help his mother sell herbal jelly and Hakka tea-pudding on the streets; in the afternoons, he went to work in the fields.

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