The New Breastfeeding Taboo.

// 12 December 2006

The New Breastfeeding Taboo

Removing the stigma around breastfeeding has rightly been a worthwhile feminist cause. However, as Cathryn Dagger explains, a dogmatic inflexible view on this issue can lead to a “holier than thou” attitude in which women who find breastfeeding difficult or painful are made to feel incredibly guilty.

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