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The politics of the ‘mommy wars’ & why women need to stop buying into it

“Are you mom enough?” This was the cover headline on TIME magazine’s Mother’s Day edition. It was accompanied by a picture of a toddler standing on a chair, breastfeeding from his model-perfect mother. Shameless ploy to sell magazines? Of course it was. But we buy it anyway. Let’s face it; the “mommy wars” sell. From …