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03/19/2013 03:34 pm ET Updated Mar 19, 2013

Public Breastfeeding On A Military Base? Apparently Not Appropriate With All Those Horny Men Around

Tamara Algots was not trying to make a huge controversy out of public breastfeeding. She wasn’t looking to be an activist. She just wanted to do her grocery shopping in peace at the Schofield Barracks commissary in Hawaii. Algots lives on the base with her husband, an information technology specialist with the 25th Infantry Division’s command group, and her two children. She was walking through the grocery store with her 2-year-old in tow, nursing her 4-month-old in a baby carrier, when the manager asked her to stop nursing or leave the premises.

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