A Poem About Breasts Went Viral But Not For the Reason You Think

Why do mothers feel forced to hide in nasty bathroom stalls to breastfeed when they are surrounded with billboards and advertisements flaunting women's breasts everywhere they look? Why are breasts only acceptable in public when they are ornamental. Why not when they are instrumental? One mother had enough of the shame and humiliation bystanders made her feel. Hollie McNish decided to take the power back. And make it rhyme too.


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Elizabeth Plank

Elizabeth is a Senior Correspondent at Mic and the host of Flip the Script.

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