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"Why don't you do that in the bathroom?"

Forty-three states, the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands have specific laws allowing women to nurse in public locations.

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4 years
Perhaps others need to be respectful of the babies NEED to eat when he is hungry. The vast majority of women who NIP do so discretely. If you dont like that a woman is feeding her baby the way she was intended to, then feel free to eat your lunch in the bathroom, or put a blanket over your head. Or better yet, just look the other way!
5 years
Would you rather catch a glimpse of nursing baby cuddled up, or hear endless shrieking? I had a colicky infant and if he wasn't nursing practically all the time, there was ear-splitting yelling. I learned to nurse him in a sling, so nobody could see anything, and I could walk around.
5 years
Wow, this is not about people staring, nor is it about the baby. Its about the mother who feels like everyone should be ok seeing her breasts, and doesn't feel she should adjust her schedule for the baby. Just feed it on the go right? Who cares about anyone else, you're a mom. Common mentality that's is getting REALLY old.
PiNkY-PiNk PiNkY-PiNk 5 years
babies schedule's do NOT revolve around others. no one is asking you to stare. look away, keep living your life, and be done with it.
5 years
Seriously, why can't people take care of it before they leave the house?
phatE phatE 5 years
why not just be respectful of others, and do it in private? people shouldn't force anyone to move, or make anyone feel uncomfortable, but at the same time, it would be nice if women realized there are other people out besides them and their baby.
5 years
And in no state is it illegal. While it's not specifically protected in the other states, it's still against the law for someone to force you to move.