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Flaunt It Or Cover Up?

The Great Public Breastfeeding Debate Continues.


By David Huntwork  ~   

This is one of those recurring social debates and issues that seem to pop up quite frequently in one form or another. 1,768 more words

America (USA)

What a teenage barista at Starbucks can teach us about lactivism

I was thrilled to come across this story the other day. (It’s almost as good as this one about the American student getting stuck inside a vagina sculpture in Germany.) To sum it up, a mother was nursing her 5-month-old baby at a Starbucks in Ottowa, when a fifty-year-old woman walked up to the counter to complain, referring to the action as “disgusting.” The barista, reportedly a teenage male, reassured the complainer that he’d handle it. 507 more words

Parenting