Blog — Katherine Odom

Breastfeeding Protests in UK after nursing mother being labelled "tramp"

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It is hugely encouraging to see the outcry that happened as a reaction to the vindictive photo posted on Facebook of loving mother Emily Slough in Rugeley.  I say it is encouraging but, to be honest, it is shameful that we live in times where these protests are even happening. Why should feeding your helpless and hungry child something to be discussed? Anyway, it is still good that so many mothers, fathers and supporters made their voices heard with their feet, children and breasts!   I really love the story of Cydney Davis, who organised an event in Milton Keynes who,...

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