posted on May, 10 2012 @ 11:33 AM
Anyone who thinks an image of a woman breastfeeding is 'inappropriate' likely needs a lot of safety gear when they leave the house. It is one of the
most natural, normal things around.
Originally posted by AnonymousCitizen
. It shows a boy, clearly too old to be breastfeeding, sucking on the breast of a woman, who is presumably the boys mother.
'presumably'? One does not need to 'presume', sir. The article states she is his mother.
"Presume-Suppose that something is the case on the basis of probability
Also, 3 is not too old to breastfeed. It's not common, but it's also not unheard of. Many mothers begin weening in the twos, but still allow the child
to breastfeed, on occasion into their 3s. Since the Time article is behind a pay wall, we really cant know the context of when and how she
To me, this seem like child abuse and is clearly inappropriate. The mother, photographer and publisher should be held accountable, but I'm sure
they won't be.
Child abuse? Seriously? Would it be puppy abuse to take a picture of a puppy breastfeeding from its mother?
I think feeding a kid soy-based formula is probably closer to child abuse than giving them the milk their mother supplies just for them.
Does femininity frighten you? Were you perhaps not breastfed? Sometimes gay men are scared of boobs. Have you looked into that?
10-5-2012 by stanguilles7 because: (no reason given)