A Battle Over Breasts In Newark, NJ

This is a companion piece to Calandra’s post today on mortarnbrique. Over the weekend I read an article on TimeHealthland that left me a little perturbed.  The article, titled Can a Formula Company Really Promote Breast-Feeding and Fight Child Obesity?, discussed the criticisms that Newark Mayor Cory Booker has recieved in his decision to accept funding from…

Crossing the Line

Earlier this week a colleague circulated a story that concerned me.  I sat on it for about 4 days, deciding whether or not to write about it here.  But finally I think it’s time to say something. The reason I sat on this article is because I try very hard to keep my personal and…