DECOLONIZE BREASTFEEDING + A Giveaway! #WBW2013 (Closed)

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Happy World Breastfeeding Week, and Breastfeeding Awareness Month!! This year’s theme is Breastfeeding Support: Close to Mothers, and highlights peer counselors — who have done fabulous work. I’m looking around and I see so many advocates celebrating this time of year in their own unique way. Many times, I still CANNOT BELIEVE this is the work I […]

Word(less words) Wednesday: A Giveaway! (Closed)

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If you follow me on Twitter, then you’ll know that a few weeks ago I said because I’m insanely busy right now (I’ll let on to what’s happening soon enough:)) I wasn’t going to post anymore until sometime next month — late next month — maybe even early next year. Ya…. about that.The bumper sticker […]

RACISM HINDERS BREASTFEEDING!: Raising Radical Breastfeeding Awareness When ‘Breast is Best’ Just Doesn’t Cut It!

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  Patriarchy, sexism, class elitism, white privilege, apathy, homophobia, insularity and lack of cultural relativity, and a slew of others, are also culprits. On Monday I was in a meeting. While I was there for those few hours, the breastfeeding paraphernalia stared me right in my face — and ironically sitting in that space is when […]