breastfeeding

Target Employees Defend A Breastfeeding Mother After She’s Verbally Attacked

Even in the most maternal of contexts, female nipples are still being regarded as inherently perverted sex objects.

Kylie Cheung | June 16, 2016 - 9:30 pm

Frontier Airlines Is Discriminating Against Pregnant And Breastfeeding Pilots, According To ACLU Claims

Four female Frontier Airlines pilots claim the company’s policies make it nearly impossible to have children.

Lauren Holter | May 10, 2016 - 4:20 pm

Donald Trump To Breastfeeding Lawyer: “You’re Disgusting”

The New York Times has pored over hundreds of pages of Donald Trump testimony from his many lawsuits over the last decade and found a lot of what it describes…

Newser | July 29, 2015 - 3:30 pm

LGBT Catholics Are Organizing For Inclusion In The Church

Plus, did you know Beatrix Potter studied mushrooms?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 28, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Mommie Dearest: This Week In Breastfeeding News

It feels like there’s never a dearth of stories when it comes to breastfeeding. From the Pope blessing breastfeeding, to fining those who shame women who breastfeed in public, to…

Avital Norman Nathman | April 26, 2015 - 3:45 pm

Mommie Dearest: Shaming Women For Public Breastfeeding? There Should Be A Fine For That!

Another country making leaps and bounds over the US when it comes to supporting mothers? Insert my not-at-all-shocked face here. The Brazilian city of São Paulo recently approved a bill…

Avital Norman Nathman | March 29, 2015 - 2:20 pm

Hillary Clinton Pulls The Grandma Card In Support Of Vaccines

The science is clear: The earth is round, the sky is blue, and #vaccineswork. Let’s protect all our kids. #GrandmothersKnowBest

— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) February 3, 2015

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 3, 2015 - 5:00 pm

Mommie Dearest: The Facebook Crowd-Sourcing Guide To Sleep-Training, Feeding & Vaccinating Your Baby

My Facebook feed is exploding with new babies. Adorable, squishy, big-eyed baby pictures are popping up all over the place, and most of them belong to first time parents. One…

Avital Norman Nathman | January 20, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Mommie Dearest: Pope Francis Gives Breastfeeding In Public His Holy Endorsement

Breastfeeding in public just got a major, holy, endorsement. Pope Francis recently told mothers that they could breastfeed in the Sistine Chapel. While presiding over the baptism of 33 babies,…

Avital Norman Nathman | January 13, 2015 - 2:00 pm

UVA Fraternity Has Been Reinstated After Police Found A Lack Of Evidence Supporting Gang Rape Allegations

The UVA fraternity at the center of Rolling Stone’s gang rape article was reinstated after police found no substantive evidence that a gang rape occurred. [NBC]
New York…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 12, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Alyssa Milano Asks Why Her Breastfeeding Selfie Received More Backlash Than Kim Kardashian’s Naked Pics

Actress Alyssa Milano, whose breastfeeding selfie apparently received a ton of backlash, wondered why she took more heat than Kim Kardashian did for her naked Paper magazine photo shoot.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 18, 2014 - 10:32 am

Mommie Dearest: On Breastfeeding In Bars

Sometimes it feels like moms who breastfeed in public can’t catch a break. Or, in the case of a Virginia mother, a few sips of beer.
A woman identified…

Avital Norman Nathman | September 11, 2014 - 9:00 am
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