RT.com———– Mon., May 17, 2021
Australian Olympic snowboard icon Torah Bright has fired back at her critics after triggering a debate with a picture of herself breastfeeding while doing a headstand and dressed in her underwear.
Marking Mother’s Day earlier this month, two-time Olympic medalist Bright shared a series of images on Instagram of herself and young son Flow.
One picture in particular captured the imagination as it featured the 34-year-old upside down in a yoga pose as she breastfed her child.
“Becoming a mother has unleashed something inside of me,” Bright wrote to her 185,000 followers.
“It’s deeply spiritual. It’s primal. It’s raw. It’s fierce. It is pure. I am mother.
“My prayer for all mothers, now and in the future is that they be heard. Honoured. Respected and encouraged to trust their intuition.”
The vast majority of responses to Bright’s post were gushing messages of support and admiration, with typical responses reading “powerful words!” and “that is one crazy and powerful photo.”
“Stop it, your head stand nursing photo is EVERYTHING,” wrote another, while others wondered how long Bright had managed to hold the pose – to which she jokingly replied “haha, just long enough!”
Some, however, accused the snowboard star of attention-craving, with one person writing: “A photo of the breastfeeding would be better private of were you seeking attention?”
“Well done on getting the attention you clearly crave… sad and pathetic,”
Full article here: https://www.rt.com/sport/524018-torah-bright-headstand-breastfeeding-photo/