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Transracial adoption: 'I've been accused of kidnapping my white child'
By Megha Mohan. Originally published on BBC News Stories of transracial adoption most often feature white families adopting black and Asian children. When the opposite happens, and black and Asian parents adopt white children, officials and members of the public...
THIS UNCONVENTIONAL FAMILY DID THE UNTHINKABLE DURING THE PANDEMIC
As COVID-19 coronavirus became a global pandemic, Peter Mutabazi received a call he never expected; one that would challenge him to dig deep on his own beliefs around what truly makes a family. Peter and his son Anthony had moved to Charlotte...
SINGLE FOSTER, ADOPTIVE DAD SAYS, ‘REMEMBER THE KIDS IN A WORSE PLACE THAN THEY WERE BEFORE’
"They’re stuck with their abuser 24/7, nowhere else to go. For many of us, our biggest problem is toilet paper. For them, it’s life or death." It seems like years since our story blew up, but it was just 22 days...
Unlikely Strangers Come Together To Surprise Adoptive Boy With ‘Furry Friend’
"LET’S DO THIS! Let’s give Anthony a dog!" His trauma will not disappear, but a new friend can interrupt his pain and replace it with love. Haley had no idea why, but she just couldn’t bring herself to take Dixie...
Single Dad Adopts 11-Year-Old Boy From Foster Care After Adoptive Family Abandon Him
At 11, his adoptive parents abandoned him at a hospital, never to return. "Mr. Peter, can I call you my Dad?" I began to cry uncontrollably. Anthony entered foster care at the young age of two and was adopted when...
MAN RESCUED FROM ABUSIVE FAMILY RETURNS FAVOR BY FOSTERING CHILDREN IN NEED
“My father sent me out for cigarettes. I decided to run away. I needed to find a place he’d never find me. I grew up in small village at the border of Uganda and Rwanda. Like most people there, I...