Who is the ultimate Alt~Ma?
What constitutes an alternative mother? Who is she? What does she look like? What makes her deviate from the norms surrounding motherhood in the U.S.?
To uncover the answers to these questions, first we must delve a little deeper into the idea of the average American mother. Who is this woman and what does she look like? These questions are about as loaded and entrenched in feminist ideology and rhetoric as one can get.