You are here

A world redrawn: Isabel Allende hopes pandemic will doom patriarchy

A new world that will be different - a world in which men and women share equally in running the planet, with solidarity, compassion and hope

Isabel Allende: "The pandemic is teaching us that we are all one big family. What happens to a human being in Wuhan happens to the entire planet, happens to all of us. There are no walls, there are no walls that can separate people."


CHILEAN writer Isabel Allende says the coronavirus pandemic has exposed stark inequalities that will continue to fuel protests in the United States and around the globe.

The 77-year-old author believes it will be up to the younger generations to build a new normal, founded on...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to