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Mom Labeled a Tramp for Breastfeeding in Public

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A UK woman was labeled a tramp for feeding her baby in public. The picture above shows 27-year-old Emily Slough taking a break from shopping to feed her 8-month-old child. She had no idea the photo was being taken at the time and was shocked when it was posted on a Facebook page called "Spotted Rugeley." She was even more shocked when she saw the description of the photo in the post...

"I know the sun is out n all that but there's no need to let your kid feast on your nipple in town!!! Tramp."

Emily has fought back, organized a protest and responded to the post. 'I am very confident and comfortable with my breastfeeding, but I know plenty who aren't and don't even humour the idea of nursing because of some ridiculous stigma attached to it and fear of embarrassment, humiliation and non-acceptance.'

Breastfeeding in public is protected against discrimination in the UK, covered under the Equality Act
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