In this Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, image from video, New Zealand House Speaker Trevor Mallard bottle-feeds lawmaker Tamati Coffey's baby, Tutanekai Smith-Coffey, while presiding over a debate in parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Mallard said Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, he??s been trying to make parliament a more baby-friendly place since taking on the role nearly two years by adding baby chairs, family rooms and soon, a slide. He??s also increased the flexibility around family leave for lawmakers. (Parliament TV via AP)
In this Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019, image from video, New Zealand House Speaker Trevor Mallard bottle-feeds lawmaker Tamati Coffey's baby, Tutanekai Smith-Coffey, while presiding over a debate in parliament in Wellington, New Zealand. Mallard said Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, he??s been trying to make parliament a more baby-friendly place since taking on the role nearly two years by adding baby chairs, family rooms and soon, a slide. He??s also increased the flexibility around family leave for lawmakers. (Parliament TV via AP)

  (星島日報報道)紐西蘭眾議院議長馬拉德(Trevor Mallard)周三被拍到在議會內拿着奶瓶,替一名同志議員的一個月大兒子餵奶,好讓這名議員專心問政,專注激烈的辯論。這幅溫馨畫面在網上瘋傳,許多人對他讚譽有加。馬拉德也在Twitter分享這個影像,並說:「今天有一名貴賓與我共坐一張椅子。」一名網友說:「感謝你們將家庭單位正常化。」也有人說:「我們需要看到更多這樣的景象,工作場所需要改變,允許這樣的做法。」男嬰圖塔內凱是工黨議員柯菲(Tamati Coffey)和伴侶史密斯透過代理孕母生下的。