Adoption Facts (What the adoption agencies and adoption
attorneys won't tell you.)
percent of adoption-related material on the Internet and in bookstores
is written and/or published by the adoption industry and its customers.
After all, they are the ones who historically have benefitted
from adoption. Adoptees and exiled parents have been silenced
by the stigma of their roles.
you can read "the other side of the story": the truth
about adoption written by people who don't have either a vested
financial interest in promoting it or justifying it as their means
of enlarging their families. We are volunteers. Unlike adoption
agencies and industry advertisers such as Adoption.Com, we have
no financial interest in adoption. We just want to ensure the
truth can be heard.
Track" Adoption Ends in Suicide
Damage to Mothers The
Damage to Our Babies
of Adoption on Mental Health of the Mother
- What They Knew and Didn't Tell Us.
and Disenfranchised Grief
Disability in Exiled Mothers
won't my natural mother meet me?"
Birthmother: What The Baby Brokers Won't Tell You About Adoptees
and the Truth.
Bachrach's Study: How Pro-Adoption Organizations Twist the Facts
of Adoption - Quotes from Professionals (NEW)
FAQ - Myths and Facts
I Give Up My Baby For Adoption?
Surrogacy or Donating Your Eggs?
Adoption, Infant Adoption, Domestic Adoption - Pros and Cons
in Canada: In WHOSE Best Interests?
Adoption, Private Adoption Agencies - Pros and Cons
Statistics - from CERA
Adoption Agencies - How Can I Find One?
Coercion Methods Used on "Unwed" Mothers
Adoption Policy and Practice - a Comparison between North America
and Australia by Evelyn Robinson, MA, Dip Ed, BSW
Hospital Procedure" - A Report from Kansas
Industry: What The Customers Say
Lies of CAS (Children's Aid Society),
ADOPTION - The Lies of Open Adoption
Adoption - What is it?
Rights Abuses - Then and Now
What Is It?
the Customers Say
Social Wreckers: The Grand Jury's Findings
Adoption in America Grew Secret, by Elizabeth Samuels
BOOKS ON ADOPTION
Adoption Records CLOSED
"Birthmother" Means BREEDER
The Media Hates Us
FAQ About This Website
About Abortion Rates?" Response to a Guestbook Question
vs. Abortion (Myths Debunked)
The System: What YOU Can Do!
Cares about Keeping THIS Family Together?
Adoption" Brochure - Things I Wish I Knew When I Was Considering
Adoptive Parents - A Mother's Advice
Agency Testimonials - "Birthmothers" Response
Adoption vs. Closed Adoption vs. "Parenting"
Questions About Adoption - Are They Insensitive?
Against "Unwed" Teenage Mothers
- Most statements made about "unwed" mothers or teenage
mothers are sweeping generalizations, based more on prejudice
Trafficking, Slavery and Domestic Infant Adoption
- even if it's not child trafficking and is only a "mild"
form of slavery, domestic infant adoption sure leaves family members
Adoption" and "Birthmother Scams"
- What is the preventative solution that protects adoptive people,
parents and children?
Anguish - Listen to Jacque Kenney
Guinan's story of how she reluctantly gave up her son 34 years
ago, and it is easy to understand why she battled depression
for decades, and why she is no fan of adoption.
the Cradle" - some fundamentalist-run pregnancy
centers are no longer satifisfied talkign women out of abortion.
Now they want the babies.
The terms "unwed" mother, "birthmother", "birthmom", "birthmoms",
"dear birthparent", "birthparent", "birthparents",
"birthfather" "biological" make a parent appear
to be less than the mother or father they are. These terms
dehumanize and limit the parent's role to that of an incubator.
Using the honest terms "mother", "single mother"
or "natural mother" help the public to understand
why real family members must not be separated to obtain babies