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Wings and Roots

Someone once said that there are two gifts we should give our children; one is roots and the other one is wings.

I think I received them, but from two different parents. 71 more words

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Olympic Games

The most important news is about the Olympic Games today. Everybody in the world is watching them. I really like watching these game. But there ‘s always a returning question people ask me during the Olympic Games. 217 more words

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Space separates bodies, not minds

Sometimes you will see a beautiful quote. I found a wonderful quote from Erasmus about how bodies can be separated but the minds aren’t. I would like to share this quote with you. 90 more words

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If only the adoption community could get this riled up over something important...

I get that people are upset over the comment by the commentator stating that Simone’s mom and dad might be her mom and dad but they weren’t her parents.  565 more words

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"The Economist" Editorial: Blind to the Realities of International Adoption

The Economist, the British-based weekly news magazine, missed a valuable opportunity to present much-needed solutions for children without families. Instead, it glossed over recent history and current realities around international adoption, sounding uninformed and starry-eyed. 528 more words

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Senate Bill 91

The State of Indiana recently passed a bill that allows the release of identifying adoption information to adoptees.

It is called Senate Bill 91.

For over 50 years, the dark “closed records” era of Indiana spanned from 1941-1993. 169 more words

Life Adventures

Journey to the past

Last weekend I did something very special. I was dressed up with traditional clothes from my village where I grew up. They wore those kind of clothes like 50 years ago and now I wore them too for the very first time. 354 more words

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