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The Faces of Missouri Adoptee Rights...

Please watch at least the first video clip from the news, these are the faces of the adoptee rights movement in Missouri.  There is a clean bill working its way through the legislature.  593 more words


New book will focus on what it means to be adopted

My adoption blogs put me in touch with thousands of other adoptees who encouraged me to write a book about my journey to find my birth mother. 433 more words

Letter to Indiana Legislators in Support of SB91

I am writing to encourage your support of Senate Bill 91 which will allow  ALL Hoosier Adoptees equal access to their original birth certificates. Pre 1994 adoptees deserve the same access as post 1994 adoptees. 981 more words

Adoption Search And Reunion


Methinks someone needs to do her research before opening said mouth… 169 more words


ICAV Meeting with Federal Minister

On Monday 7 December, I met in Sydney with Federal Minister Christian Porter who looks after Australian Social Services portfolio, which includes adoption.  I presented him with a copy of the book… 1,026 more words

If we're ever to get real about adoption, adoptees must be heard

I met Dave, a fellow adoptee, on the phone the other day. He was telling me about himself and his work, and mentioned that while growing up, he always felt like the odd one out in his family. 541 more words


This is why we protest.

It’s Your Life

By Jeff Hancock

I was not always an adoptee rights activist. Prior to my adoption discovery as a 41-year-old man I was quite happy as just another member of the human race. 357 more words