Madonna Just Made The Best Points About Sexism & Ageism

Madonna Just Made The Best Points About Sexism & Ageism

If anyone understands the toxic combination of sexism and ageism that’s used to demean and restrict women as they get older, it’s Madonna. In recent years, the pop icon’s every move seems to be met with reductive cries of “put it away” or “time to retire, grandma”.

The 10 best countries to live in for people over 60

The 10 best countries to live in for people over 60

As life expectancy increases, the proportion of adults in their retirement years is expected to grow in all regions of the world. According to recent data, there are approximately 901 million people worldwide who are 60 and over. By 2050, that number will reach 2.1 billion people, or 21.5 percent of the global population.

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At This Staten Island Restaurant, a Kitchen Run by Grandmas

Just inside the entrance to an Italian restaurant on a recent afternoon in the historic St. George neighborhood on Staten Island, the smell of soy and ponzu masked that of onions and garlic.

The source? A Japanese woman had taken over the kitchen to make gyoza and shrimp dumpling soup.