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Breastfeeding Moms Silenced By The Military

Above: Mom2Mom military women breastfeeding

Aired 6/5/12 on KPBS Midday Edition.

Beth Ford Roth, Home Post military blogger for KPBS

Wendy Patrick, SDSU Management Department, Business Ethics


A photo of two women service members in uniform breastfeeding their infants has caused some controversy...and generated a lot of response on our military blog Home Post as well as But the women are no longer speaking out.

We'll look at the issue of breastfeeding in uniform, in public and at the workplace.

Evening Edition

Beth Ford Roth, Home Post military blogger for KPBS, and Wendy Patrick, professor of business ethics in the SDSU Management Department, talk to KPBS about a photo of two military women breastfeeding.

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