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White adoptive parents and Ferguson's mayor

It occurred to me that readers may be wondering about the connection between my recent posts about the rebellion taking place in Ferguson, Missouri and the main topic of this blog, which is transracial adoption. 984 more words

Transracial Adoption

Amy D.

I am greatly indebted to Children’s Home Society of Minnesota for changing my life and the lives of my parents and family, too. My parents were having difficulties conceiving children and after several miscarriages thought about giving up but then saw an advertisement in the Star Tribune newspaper that Children’s Home Society had placed for International Adoption from Korea. 744 more words

Adoption

Jasmine M.

Understanding where I came from

I’m glad to have the sun shining on me and not have the chilly darkness wrapped around me. I think back to what I just saw – broken windows, rusty cribs, old black and white photos, and only light is peeking in through the cracks and windows, most broken. 409 more words

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On adoption, kinship, and gender. (VII)

This series of posts is based on an interview conducted with Romy Lynn Attieh. The interview was conducted for a paper that Romy wrote entitled: “Exploring Kinship and Gender in the Return Narratives of Transnational Adoptees Born in Lebanon” for a class with Dr. 2,484 more words

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On adoption, kinship, and gender. (VI)

This series of posts is based on an interview conducted with Romy Lynn Attieh. The interview was conducted for a paper that Romy wrote entitled: “Exploring Kinship and Gender in the Return Narratives of Transnational Adoptees Born in Lebanon” for a class with Dr. 1,972 more words

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Mothers and Adoptees have right to access honest birth certificate

The birth certificate that is issued to an adoptee is the only legal document that is allowed to lie. It is a fraudulent document in that its purpose is to deceive.   669 more words

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