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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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Babies for Sale: South Koreans Makes Them, Americans Buys Them

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Babies for sale. South Koreans make them, Americans buy them by Matthew Rothschild The Progressive, January 1988 Seoul, South Korea. Five pregnant women sleep on blankets on the tile floor of a small room. They keep their personal belongings in three wooden closets on one wall above their feet. This is home, at least until the babies come. The dormitory …

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Private Adoption Industry Reaps Profits

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A web of consultants, facilitators, and other middlemen have made private adoption a lucrative business. But the profit motives can leave mothers feeling coerced, and, nationwide, a lack of regulation creates opportunities for exploitation. In partnership with TIME, this Newsy report shows the murky world of the private adoption industry. This story was reported and published by Newsy.

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How I Survived Adoption.

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We offer global news on adoption based on the stories of families separated by adoption. The website was initiated in 2014 in conjunction with the anthology, Adoptionland: From Orphans to Activists, the first book to address issues that adoption agencies were too afraid to face or trying to hide–the families left behind and individuals adopted. Who are we? We are …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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China Adoption Trafficking: Mother Reunites with Missing Son After 32-year Search

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“So if you ever have any doubts about your birth, that you were kidnapped or adopted, then you should come forward to look for your birth parents. If you don’t, then it’s very difficult for your parents to find you.” Chinese Mother, searching for her son missing for 32 years. 10:50 7:41 “To me, my biggest regret has been losing …

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Canada’s Forced Adoption Practices Released

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Press conference: The Shame Is Ours | Conférence de presse : Honte à nous | Canada’s forced adoption practices released July 19, 2018 “It is time to begin the healing process for unwed mothers and the children they were pressured into giving up in the decades after the Second World War, the Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology …

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2021 Adoption Concerns

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Reasons why people may register a complaint and what to watch out for with unethical adoptions.  Keep in mind that though adoption may be legal in the United States or other European countries, what happens behind ‘closed’ doors or in foreign countries to obtain ‘your’ child is not always ethical and could lead to child trafficking. If your agency does …

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Babies for Sale: South Koreans Makes Them, Americans Buys Them

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Babies for sale. South Koreans make them, Americans buy them by Matthew Rothschild The Progressive, January 1988 Seoul, South Korea. Five pregnant women sleep on blankets on the tile floor of a small room. They keep their personal belongings in three wooden closets on one wall above their feet. This is home, at least until the babies come. The dormitory …

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Private Adoption Industry Reaps Profits

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A web of consultants, facilitators, and other middlemen have made private adoption a lucrative business. But the profit motives can leave mothers feeling coerced, and, nationwide, a lack of regulation creates opportunities for exploitation. In partnership with TIME, this Newsy report shows the murky world of the private adoption industry. This story was reported and published by Newsy.

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Susan Lohan: Philomena Cheered by Stars While the State Turns Deaf Ear

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THE ‘real’ Philomena Lee, subject of the film Philomena, deserves the admiration and thanks of Ireland’s forgotten adopted people and their natural mothers for her undaunting campaign to have this dark chapter of our history highlighted. Thanks to the determination of this dignified 80-year-old lady, her daughter Jane, writer Martin Sixsmith, film producer Steve Coogan and movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, …

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Private Adoption Industry Reaps Profits

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A web of consultants, facilitators, and other middlemen have made private adoption a lucrative business. But the profit motives can leave mothers feeling coerced, and, nationwide, a lack of regulation creates opportunities for exploitation. In partnership with TIME, this Newsy report shows the murky world of the private adoption industry. This story was reported and published by Newsy.

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For the Creation of a Committee Investigating the Illicit Intercountry Adoptions Since ’70s

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Collective for the Recognition of Illicit Adoptions in France launched this petition addressed to the National Assembly and to 3 others (National Assembly representatives, French Government, Ministry of Foreign Affairs). CHANGE.ORG Petition is Here. Many of us have been asking, for a few years now, for an investigation into the illegal practices of intercountry adoption in France. As of today, …

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They Took Us Away From Our Mom.

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“They came marching right in and literally took us and thousands of other children from their homes.” The long and brutal history of the US trying to “kill the Indian and save the man”. Toward the end of the 19th century, the US took thousands of Native American children and enrolled them in off-reservation boarding schools, stripping them of their …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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China Adoption Trafficking: Mother Reunites with Missing Son After 32-year Search

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“So if you ever have any doubts about your birth, that you were kidnapped or adopted, then you should come forward to look for your birth parents. If you don’t, then it’s very difficult for your parents to find you.” Chinese Mother, searching for her son missing for 32 years. 10:50 7:41 “To me, my biggest regret has been losing …

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Tyler Graf

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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China Adoption Trafficking: Mother Reunites with Missing Son After 32-year Search

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“So if you ever have any doubts about your birth, that you were kidnapped or adopted, then you should come forward to look for your birth parents. If you don’t, then it’s very difficult for your parents to find you.” Chinese Mother, searching for her son missing for 32 years. 10:50 7:41 “To me, my biggest regret has been losing …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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China Adoption Trafficking: Mother Reunites with Missing Son After 32-year Search

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“So if you ever have any doubts about your birth, that you were kidnapped or adopted, then you should come forward to look for your birth parents. If you don’t, then it’s very difficult for your parents to find you.” Chinese Mother, searching for her son missing for 32 years. 10:50 7:41 “To me, my biggest regret has been losing …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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What are Adult Adoptees Saying About the Adoption vs. Abortion Debate

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Find out on June 18th, 2022 at the Washington State History Museum. “We will not be used by the adoption profiteers and their customers.” Rev. Dr. Janine Vance Did you know children from around the world are being kidnapped to fill the international adoption market? You can meet Tyler Graf who was trafficked from Chile to the United States. His …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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ABC NEWS Video 1: ABC NEWS Video 2: Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium Save the Date: Saturday, June 18th, 2022 | Registration 9 PM | Program 10-5 AM Location: Washington State History Museum Address: 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402 What are adult adoptees saying about adoption today? Hear the stories from across the nation and overseas, representing the U.S., First …

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China Adoption Trafficking: Mother Reunites with Missing Son After 32-year Search

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“So if you ever have any doubts about your birth, that you were kidnapped or adopted, then you should come forward to look for your birth parents. If you don’t, then it’s very difficult for your parents to find you.” Chinese Mother, searching for her son missing for 32 years. 10:50 7:41 “To me, my biggest regret has been losing …

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