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Cleavage vs. Breastfeeding: A Social Experiment

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Bear with us as we run through the litany of reasons why breastfeeding in public is ay-ok: It's natural, it's your right, you're not bothering anyone, the public is used to images of breasts inundating movies and advertisements, and so on. But as this new JoeySalads video demonstrates by highlighting each of those points,... Read more

Equinox Commits To Breastfeeding In Public

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If working out is one of your New Year's resolutions, you're definitely not alone. Ready to lure in a whole new batch of aspiring gym-goers this year, Equinox just released its newest ad campaign. And "Commit to Something" is about more than working out. In fact, it encompasses breastfeeding.   While... Read more

Mom Lands On Facebook's Naughty List After Breastfeeding On Santa's Lap

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Mall Santas have stepped up their game this holiday season. One Kris Kringle posed for some sweet naptime shots rather than risk waking a sleeping baby. Another St. Nick unexpectedly started signing with a little girl who has problems verbally communicating. But a final Father Christmas is making waves for helping to facilitate... Read more

After Breastfeeding Complaints, Restaurant Turns The Tables

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It's a story we hear again and again: Mom needs to nurse baby in public. Mom gets scolded for breastfeeding in public. Mom shares her story on social media. People get outraged. At first, that was the story shaping up for El Patio, a Houston restaurant. But there's a happier ending than you're expecting. Last week,... Read more

Mom Looks Her Critics In The Eye In Viral Breastfeeding Photo

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Another photo of a mom proudly breastfeeding in public is making the rounds online. And this one's a little different. It's not glamorous. It's not intended to change a policy. But it is meant to call out critics. "Earlier today I posted this picture of my son and I breastfeeding uncovered in a public restaurant," Ashley... Read more

Springfield, Missouri Officials Unveil Method To Keep Breastfeeding Moms Covered Up

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Breastfeeding pro and working mom extraordinaire Jessica Shortall is a working mom with a career dedicated to the intersection of business and doing good. As the former Director of Giving for TOMS Shoes, she literally circumnavigated the globe with a breast pump. Here she shares the new products that will help moms navigate the two. Check out... Read more

Judge Tells Mom She's Not Allowed To Breastfeed In Courtroom

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You’d expect a judge of all people to err on the right side of the law, but one Canadian on the bench made a bad judgment call about breastfeeding in his courtroom. Last month, 22-year-old Willow Brooks arrived to a courtroom with her 4-month-old son Angelo to support her boyfriend who was facing charges. When she realized... Read more

The Hilarious ‘How To Breastfeed In Public’ Tutorial All Moms Should Watch

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We'd like to think breastfeeding in public is a judgement-free zone, but unfortunately, that's not often the case. All breastfeeding moms have likely experienced the same moment of panic: You’ve finally gone back out into the world and suddenly baby is hungry. Have you ever wanted to feed baby by the public pool, in your airplane... Read more

Breastfeeding Shamer Messed With The Wrong Mom

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Conner Kendall didn't set out to be a breastfeeding advocate. But circumstances turned her into a fervent one. The mom was breastfeeding her baby in a T.G.I. Friday's in Terre Haute, Indiana, when, unbeknownst to her, a stranger snapped her picture. He then posted it on Facebook and Instagram, asking others to weigh in on whether... Read more

Angry Strangers Berate a Mom for Breastfeeding in Public (VIDEO)

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A new mother was called a "disgusting pig" for feeding her baby in a public park, a shocking YouTube video reveals. The footage shows the woman quietly breastfeeding her baby on a bench when she is approached by a couple, who begin berating her for showing her breasts in public -- to the... Read more