Alicia Silverstone's Baby-Feeding Controversy Builds 29572

The actress Alicia Silverstone, who is also known for her animal rights activism and advocacy of a vegan diet, has been in the news this week over a widely-circulated video that shows her chewing food and then feeding it to her 11-month-old son Bear Blu directly from her mouth.

As for Silverstone, she posted the videos on her website The Kind Life, saying that Bear Blu, " literally crawls across the room to attack my mouth if I'm eating."  The meal she's feeding him in the video is vegetables from a miso soup she was having for breakfast.

Image: Alicia Silverstone, via Featureflash /