Liberal Insanity: Promoting breastfeeding is gender prejudice

Fellowship of the Minds

There is no limit to the Tyranny of Political Correctness. The madness just gets worse and worse by the day.

The latest are two female academics who say government and doctors shouldn’t promote “natural breastfeeding” — which is proven to be good for the baby’s health and for baby-mother bonding — or even use the term because:

  1. Calling it “natural” may embolden those who object to mandatory childhood vaccination;
  2. Calling it “breastfeeding” endorses and reinforces rigid gender roles — that women should be the primary caretakers of children.

As reported by WND, July 3, 2016, the two academics are:

  • Anne Barnhill, an assistant professor in the department of medical ethics and health policy at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Jessica Martucci, a research fellow in the same department who describes herself as a “feminist” historian of “sci/tech/med” and a “twitterstorian.”

Anne Barnhill & Jessica Martucci

In their co-authored paper, “Unintended Consequences of…

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One thought on “Liberal Insanity: Promoting breastfeeding is gender prejudice

  1. thoughtfullyprepping 07/04/2016 / 12:47 PM

    Two inane voices in a world of reason.
    Yet that’s all it takes to ruin things for everyone with a brain cell.

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