Posts tagged "Texas"
Today mothers across the country will be breast-feeding in public at Target Stores. This nurse-in was organized in protest of what happened to Michelle Hickman in November at a Target Store in Webster, Texas. When she chose to nurse her 5-month-old son in an out of the way area of the store, employees– in an humiliating way— refused to... Read more »
In today’s Tribune sports section, columnist Fred Mitchell laments that the arrest of Bear receiver Sam Hurd “threatens the brand identity of every institution he has represented”. Mitchell easily translates a criminal activity into commercial parlance. We ’brand’ just about everything these days. When I was growing up ‘branding’ had to do with cattle and hot irons. With ‘XIT’ or ‘YO’ for a... Read more »