Posts Tagged “activism”

How a petition becomes a law

by Another Mother on May 4, 2011

An official Quebec government petition was created after I was kicked out of a store for breastfeeding. On May 3, it was presented to the Quebec National Assembly (p. 223) by Carole Poirier, provincial MNA for the Parti Québecois in Hochelaga-Maisonneuve. (…)

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Carry On, Sister

by Another Mother on April 25, 2011

When I first put up this blog, I thought maybe 30 people would read it. And I would know them all. Try almost 14,000 so far. And I definitely don’t want to know them all. Why? Because some of them (…)

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Out of the mouths of babes

by Another Mother on April 8, 2011

My older kids are 4 and 2 and both were breastfed. They’re used to seeing me and almost all the mothers they know breastfeed their babies, and not just at home. To them, it’s just normal. They tell me when (…)

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Breastfeeding Photo Project

by Another Mother on January 29, 2011

Are you a breastfeeding mum in Quebec? Interested in making public breastfeeding more accepted? There is a cool photo project called “Allaiter partout… simplement!” [Breastfeed everywhere… of course!]. The plan is to take photos women breastfeeding in public, for a (…)

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Allaite-In (That’s a nurse-in folks!)

by Another Mother on January 6, 2011

Seems I’ve just been invited to a nurse-in. Wednesday, January 19 · 1:00pm – 1:30pm Orchestra – Montréal Complexe Les Ailes 677, rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest Montreal, QC H3B 1B9 View a map There is a facebook event here, if you (…)

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Letter Writing Campaign

by Another Mother on January 6, 2011

Do you think…