(Go ahead and sing the post of this title ala 'Foster the People' style.)
Elementary Vice-Principal and Mother of four, Amy Strand, was recently harrassed by the TSA while flying home from a business trip. She was told she could not bring the empty bottles for her breast pump on board, she had two options:
Leave the bottles behind or Fill the bottles.
Not wanting to leave the needed bottles behind she found an outlet in the bathroom, at the sink, and stood there pumping for all to see.
I am an advocate for public NURSING, pumping is a different beast all together. There is no cute baby sheilding your breast and no darling baby with whom to bond. Its just a slurp your boob into a funnel and try to smile.
She didn't smile, she cried.
The TSA has since apologized
(because formal forced apologies are always so meaning
Now the TSA is always getting in trouble for being asinine and nursing moms will always struggle for their rights, but the reason this article stood out was for what the victim had to say...