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When a nursing mother is asked to stop breastfeeding or leave, she returns with back-up.

Moms stage nurse-ins around the country to protect their right to public breast-feeding.
Megan Wallgren, FamilyShare Modified: July 18, 2014 at 3:58 pm •  Published: July 22, 2014
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Indecent exposure? Or, a natural way for mothers to care for their children? Nursing mothers are pushing back against the public perception that breast-feeding should only be done in private.

While breast-feeding in public is legal in all 50 US states, nursing moms are often asked to cover up, go to designated nursing areas or leave by restaurant and retail workers and even public employees.

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