Your Voice Exclusive: Angela Helm Talks The Trump Administration Disavowing Breast Feeding In Third-World Countries

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Source: Sakeenah Benjamin / @sakeenahbenj

Anglea Helm of The Root joined us on Your Voice to discuss the Trump administration’s latest debacle.

They have recently threatened third-world countries into backing off an international resolution supporting breastfeeding.

In the NYT, Patti Rundall of Baby Milk Action says, “We were astonished, appalled and also saddened. What happened was tantamount to blackmail, with the U.S. holding the world hostage and trying to overturn nearly 40 years of consensus on the best way to protect infant and young child health.”

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