Applebee’s draws protests over breastfeeding policy

HARRISBURG Pa. Nearly 2,000 people, including mothers breastfeeding their babies, gathered outside 97 Applebee’s restaurants in 44 states on Saturday to protest the chain's policy on breastfeeding within its dining rooms, according to Birth Without Boundaries International, the advocacy group that organized the action.

The group told various media outlets that it wants the casual-dining giant to adopt a “friendlier” breastfeeding policy.

The action

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