The Kojo Nnamdi Radio Show, broadcast from Washington, DC, explored issues around adult adoptees seeking rights within the adoption context, as described by the show’s summary from 2013.
Unfortunately, adult adoptees in the United States are still not respected as autonomous human beings capable of making intelligent and appropriate choices.
Letter to the Editor, Star Tribune, November 15, 2012 November is National Adoption Awareness Month, and Saturday is National Adoption Day. Many Minnesota citizens and even lawmakers do not realize that many Minnesota-born adoptees are not allowed access to their original birth certificates. When they learn this, they say, “You got to be kidding!” Adoptees should […]
Rhode Island successfully releases birth certificates to adoptees