Daily Archives: March 9, 2013

Has the sisterhood forgotten older women?

We just went through International Women’s Day and I was one of many people asked to write an essay on the above topic for a compendium of essays for the International Longevity Centre, highlighting problems faced by older women and asking if they have been forgotten by feminism.

The pdf of the whole compendium is downloadable from


At the moment of writing, it is available via Internet Explorer but not Chrome. I haven’t tested other browsers.