Really, you must ask: What is it that people want? How much proof do we need that adoption has to be expanded, urgently? The most recent bad news is that a Russian woman who hid the fact that she lives in the US adopted, and then abandoned, two adorable babies in Russia. This is tragic–an apparent act of madness–but like all the bad news on adoption, says little if anything about the overall and indisputable fact that adoption–much more of it–is needed for children who are growing up vulnerable and parentless. How can this message not be clear to all? Yet the journalistic machine cranks out the stories, with the message that adoption should be halted, adoption is profitable, adoption is wrong…!
Who are the people writing these articles??