There are daily examples all across the world of the media mis-reporting the news and influencing public opinion. Some of them we just let go and forget about, but others have to be confronted and exposed. Today a story spread across parts of the Chinese web that attacked the natural power of women to breastfeed and placed manufactured infant formula as an alternative. This issue is an important one in China today and is linked to a whole host of other issues, including parenting, education and basic philosophies on what is right and wrong.
Now who would have the audacity to smear a full-breasted woman with a lil babe at the teet? Big business that’s who. In cahoots with the media, I assume, though we all know that assumptions can pave the way to hell, so let’s leave that out for the moment.