The general public sees adoption as an act of altruistic love — a “win-win” wherein an otherwise “unwanted” child is “saved” by parents seeking a child who are admired.

Such is the dominant narrative about adoption: a fairy-tale story about children being “chosen” by their “forever” families as seen through…

Mirah Riben

Author, Activist http://MirahRiben.blogspot.com; @MirahRiben

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