Saturday, August 24, 2019

Tag: adoption

Discounting Black Children: How the Racially Skewed...

It’s a menu unlike any other. Or, paradoxically, it’s a menu too much like any other, where economics determines the value of the listed...

‘I Had Ethiopia Stolen from Me’—Adoptions of...

Adoption agencies paint international adoptions through rose-colored glasses: A child from an impoverished home in a Third World country gets the opportunity to become...

Melissa Harris-Perry And Husband Welcome Baby Girl...

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry and her husband James Perry took to Twitter to announce the addition of a new baby girl to her family...

Davion Only,15, Makes Emotional Plea For a...

Davion Navar Henry Only has been waiting for a family all of his life and he recently decided to take matters into his own...

When Best to Explain Adoption to Young...

When our former babysitter had her baby last week, I was among the first ones to show up to greet her son. My 4-year-old...

When Adoption Fails

We often hear success stories of the likes of Reverend Run and Justine Simmons or Lionel Richie and Brenda Harvey who have adopted children,...

Queen Latifah ‘Serious’ About Adopting A Child

Actress and musician Queen Latifah stopped by The View this morning and revealed she's "working" on adopting a child. The "Ice Age" actress had...

What Love Is: Black Fathers Doing It...

At Atlanta Black Star, we are spending this entire week celebrating, honoring, exploring and uplifting Black Fatherhood by examining it through the lens of...

Mariska Hargitay Adopts Baby Andrew Nicolas Just...

Update-Mariska Hargitay is growing her family and it's a boy! Just months after adopting her second child, a daughter Amaya Josephine, Law & Order...