Lara Prendergast Lara Prendergast

Is milk racist?

Anyone wishing to be lectured about the evils of milk, or who considers breast milk ‘sexy’, will enjoy this new Wellcome Collection show

Cow-shaped cream jug. Credit: The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

Already a subscriber? Log in

This article is for subscribers only

Subscribe today to get 3 months' delivery of the magazine, as well as online and app access, for only £3.

There’s no commitment, you can cancel any time.

  • Weekly delivery of the magazine
  • Unlimited access to our website and app
  • Enjoy Spectator newsletters and podcasts
  • Explore our online archive, going back to 1828


A blooming good offer

Join the conversation with other Spectator readers by getting the next 3 months for £3.

Already a subscriber? Log in