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Adrienne Pine

Reasonable Break Time Provided Amidst the Breastfeeding Media Craze

Marcy Karin | Posted 12.24.2012 | Parents
Marcy Karin

Not enough working moms or their employers know about these new breastfeeding at work rights (and their limitations).

Breastfeeding in the Classroom? What's Next?

Lev Raphael | Posted 12.24.2012 | College
Lev Raphael

Last month, Adrienne Pine, an American University professor, became momentarily famous for breast feeding her little son in class. The topic raised the questions of adequate child care, American discomfort with the female body and much more.

Breastfeeding In Public: Can Women be Spiritual in a Male Fantasy World?

Jennifer Danielle Crumpton | Posted 12.10.2012 | Religion
Jennifer Danielle Crumpton

Given the mind-spirit-body connection, how can women have a truly healthy spiritual life when our bodies are riddled with doubt, self-consciousness, fear, judgment, disappointment, and demoralizing references?

Nancy Redd

WATCH: Breastfeeding Professor Speaks Out On Lactivism, Women's Rights

HuffingtonPost.com | Nancy Redd | Posted 11.18.2012 | Parents

Adrienne Pine, the assistant anthropology professor at American University who recently became a national name when she nursed her child during a lect...

Keeping Abreast of the News: The Body Parts in Your Face This Week

Michele Weldon | Posted 11.16.2012 | Media
Michele Weldon

Get a grip. Or, more importantly, let's loosen the grip on our cultural breast obsession. Enough with the boobs.

Breastfeeding Professor's Non-Incident Makes Headlines

Sheila Hageman | Posted 11.14.2012 | Parents
Sheila Hageman

I agree whole-heartedly with Pine and have been faced with similar situations where I wondered what I would do if I had no babysitter available when I needed to teach a class.

Are You A Parenting Role Model, Or A Cautionary Tale?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 11.14.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Young women without children are watching to see how we do it. They feel both sympathy and resentment. We are their role models and worst nightmares. They are stressed by seeing our stress.

Should A Professor Breastfeed While Teaching Class?

Lisa Belkin | Posted 11.12.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

If it is appropriate for a baby to be someplace then it is appropriate for that baby to eat in that place. The more we see that, the more it becomes the norm.

Professor Sparks Controversy After Doing This In A Lecture

Posted 09.12.2012 | College

American University Professor Adrienne Pine is exasperated and tired of talking about the debate she supposedly sparked when she breast-fed her child ...