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”.
When Gloria isn’t knitting, she’s doing yoga, zumba and tennis, to name just a few pastimes – often with family and friends. When she is knitting, the NYC grandma is earning money. “For the first time in years, I can say that I am working!”