Mom Shares Photo Of Sad 'Nursing Lounge' At D.C. Airport

April 14, 2015 1:39 PM

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When Andrea Scannell took her children to eat at a summer lunch program at Mount Logan Middle School in Utah, she decided to nurse her infant while there. Before leaving, a school employee handed her a complaint letter from the principal, which went viral after her husband uploaded a photo of it to Reddit. The letter asked Scannell to "discretely feed the baby, whether with a small blanket or in a more private area while the lunch program is taking place." After garnering a lot of online support, Scannell organized a nurse-in at the school.

Renee Villatoro was nursing her baby at the Kentucky Kingdom amusement park when an employee told her to move to the bathroom. After the incident, she and her fellow mothers' support group members flooded the park's Facebook page with comments and questions about its breastfeeding policy.

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