Beyonce, Alicia Silverstone, and Selma Blair have joined the ranks of celebrity moms who aren’t afraid to breastfeed in public!
Nursing a baby in the presence of others has been a hot-button issue for quite some time, but with high-profile celebrities such as new mom Beyonce being added to the list, the subject matter has come to the forefront of public debate once again!
Quickly after Blue Ivy’s birth, Beyonce caused controversy when she was publicly spotted nursing her baby in a restaurant!
And new mom Selma Blair isn’t afraid of anyone opposed to nursing in public. “The only time he cries is if he’s hungry,” Blair, 39, tells People. “We all have nipples. I don’t care who I offend; my baby wants to eat. If I can’t get a cover over me quick enough, so be it.”
Fellow actress Alicia Silverstone of Clueless fame was also spotted nursing her son Bear Blu in public while waking down the street. Talk about being a multi-tasker!
Where do you stand? Is it okay to breastfeed in public? Or is it simply too much for the eyes?
There is clear reasoning for both sides of this case, but we certainly aren’t judging. What do you think?
Take a look below at celebrity moms who breastfeed in public!
Beyonce 1 of 10Beyonce caused an outrage when she was caught breastfeeding Blue Ivy in an restaurant shortly after her birth.
Selma Blair 2 of 10"The only time he cries is if he's hungry," the 'Anger Management' star, 39, tells PEOPLE. "We all have nipples. I don't care who I offend; my baby wants to eat. If I can't get a cover over me quick enough, so be it."
Alicia Silverstone 3 of 10Alicia was caught breastfeeding her son as she walked downtown. She's quite the multi-tasker!
Jerry Hall 4 of 10In 1999, model and actress Jerry Hall was featured on the cover of Vanity Fair while breastfeeding her son, Gabriel, whom she shares with rocker Mick Jagger.
Julie Bowen 5 of 10The 'Modern Family' actress shared this intimate photo as she nursed her twins.
Maggie Gyllenhaal 6 of 10Maggie, who is pregnant with her second child, has been caught breastfeeding in public. There are photos of her daughter pulling on her breast in broad daylight!
Salma Hayek 7 of 10Salma not only breastfed her own baby, but another while on camera! When asked why she breastfed this other woman's baby on camera during a goodwill trip to Sierra Leone, Hayek said she did it to "diminish the stigmas associated with breastfeeding."
Gwen Stefani 8 of 10Gwen has also been guilty of breastfeeding in public!
Angelina Jolie 9 of 10Angelina Jolie shot a series of photos for 'W' magazine where she was breastfeeding one of her twins.
Miranda Kerr 10 of 10Miranda Kerr posted this personal photo on herself. She is definitely not ashamed.
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