Non-parents should tread lightly into the arena of how to parent. Lightly, or not at all. But you know who else shouldn’t intervene? Government. To bottle or to breastfeed: That is Not the Question (for government to ask).
The problem is: So Much of Everything IS government-subsidized that they get understandably mixed up on what the real issues are for governments to undertake.
I realized the other day that all of us love having the state in the bedrooms of our nation. We love it. (And the living room, and the kitchen, the deck, the backyard, the bathroom and the study. We have government everywhere.)
At this point I will add the great irony that many a pro-choicer will gladly shout “my body, my choice” but they will also decry defunding abortion. That’s a little bit like a teenager boldly declaring they are going to leave home and be independent, while asking for the parental bank account number and pin.by