Anthropologie Told Nursing Mom To Feed Her Kid In The Toilet

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  • Breastfeeding moms held a “nurse-in” at Anthropologie after a woman shopping in a Los Angeles store was escorted by a manager to the bathroom to continue feeding her kid. Might I remind you that breastfeeding in public is legal in California? And that no one should have to hang out in the toilet any longer than necessary? [Mommyish]
  • An abortion clinic is closing down in Ohio, bringing a grand total of four clinics that have been closed by the health department under anti-choice Republican Governor John Kasich. [Dayton Daily News]
  • Coping with social stigma affects the quality of transgender women’s relationships, according to a new study. [Autostraddle]
  • Remembering the Black women who have been killed by police. [Bitch Magazine]
  • A federal judge ruled that Florida’s same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional, although a hold on the ruling will prevent gay couples from getting hitched just yet. [Talking Points Memo]
  • Fark.com recently banned misogyny from their comments, which it defined as “rape jokes,” calling women as a group “whores” or “sluts,” or victim-blaming. [NYmag.com]
  • Let’s take a closer look at how we frame Mo’ne Davis’ success in the Little League World Series and what it means about how we think about women in sports. [New York Times]
  • Check out this photo essay of Muslim women with and without their hijabs. [Feministing]
  • Here’s Andi Zeisler from Bitch magazine on how the media needs to stop fawning over celebrity men who declare themselves to be feminists. (Oops, I guess that means it’s a bad time to link to an MSNBC segment about why male feminists are hot.) [Salon; MSNBC]
  • Meet Donna Christiansen, a U.S. Virgin Islands delegate who is posed to become the first Black woman governor in the United States. [For Harriet]

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[Image of breastfeeding via Shutterstock]

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