Last week, I wrote about a strange phenomenon we experienced firsthand after adopting our daughter from Ethiopia: Liberals think adoption is great, unless white, Christian, Republicans are the ones doing it. [Read more...]
After my husband and I adopted Naomi, we were thrust into the world of “adoption politics.” [Read more...]
What is the IRS Morality? To defend Planned Parenthood, while deluging adoptive families with audits. Here’s the under-reported story.
It’s been a long time since I updated you guys on progress with our daughter Naomi’s hair! [Read more...]
Thanks to the publication of Kathryn Joyce’s new book, The Child Catchers: Rescue, Trafficking, and the New Gospel of Adoption (excerpted here in Mother Jones, and Ms. Joyce is interviewed here at NPR), there’s been an online wave of criticism/examination of Evangelicals’ so-called orphan fever. [Read more...]
My wife and I finally saw Les Misérables and — like most viewers — were profoundly moved. One moment stood out more than the others (caution: minor spoiler follows). [Read more...]
November is National Adoption Month, but watch out! [Read more...]
When you adopt, you never know what to expect about the personality of your new addition, their past, or how they were treated by their birth families before whatever tragedy occurred that landed them in the orphanage. [Read more...]