Daily Archives: November 30, 2014

Adoption has changed?


The longer I read adoption posts, especially this month, the more I think that little has truly changed in adoption since my day, except for the spin, whether it is openness, knowledge, or just talking about adoption.  One difference, we didn’t have social media that we have today that can instantly connect you with a community, a way to make contact.  We only had the personal section in a newspaper, or the people who handled the adoption, who mostly seemed to be firmly against the concept of allowing knowledge to be shared, or contact made.  They were the gatekeepers who held, and wielded the power, to keep everything under their control, it wasn’t the families that did that.

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