The Breastfeeding Of Public Breastfeeding Essay

1120 Words Nov 8th, 2016 5 Pages
Free the Nipple II: Breastfeeding in Public
“For you will nurse and be satisfied at her comforting breasts; you will drink deeply and delight in her overflowing abundance” (Isaiah 11) Nowhere in the Bible does it say breastfeeding is something to be looked down at, on the contrary, breastfeeding is introduced as a comforting situation not a stressful one for both the mother and infant. Even though some people think exposing breast in public is morally wrong, people should not see public breastfeeding as a wrong doing because infants who are breastfed have a less tendency to get sick and most important of all breastfeeding is part of nature.
Who in their right mind can compare a mother breastfeeding an infant with an ordinary woman flashing her breast out in public. There is a big difference between those two ideas but for a portion of the human population exposing breast in public is morally wrong no matter the situation. Attorney Tracey M. DiLascio states, “… public perception of female breasts transformed from food source to sexual object through the proliferation of war-era pin-up girls and magazines such as Playboy” (3). The sift of perspective from feeding breast to fun to look at breast comes from media and one’s own twisted mind. Humanity itself has taken things to a whole new level by interpreting situations based on what they have seen in the past. The word breast or boobs by itself automatically is associated with any kind of sexual activity, specially in the…

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