Adoption

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Adoption agencies abandon families

By Tiffany Owens
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Adoption | Christian World Adoption Agency (CWA) closed its doors last week, filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and ending the adoption process for 15 families without…

French lawmakers approve gay 'marriage'

By Angela Lu
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Marriage | The French National Assembly approved a bill Tuesday that legalizes gay marriage and allows same-sex couples to adopt children, following months of protests…

Super Bowl trans-racial adoptions

By Marvin Olasky
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Adoption | Trans-racial adoption is still controversial among some social workers, but the Super Bowl was an advertisement for it, for Christian compassion, and for…

Fewer fathers for the fatherless

By Tiffany Owens
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Adoption | Fewer American parents are bringing home orphans from foreign countries, dropping the international adoption rate to a record low last year. The number of…

Russia sends mixed signals on adoption ban

By Tiffany Owens
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Adoption | In the wake of Russia’s new law banning US adoptions, parents who have poured years of time and thousands of dollars into the adoption process now wait with…

Signs and Wonders: NFL playoffs, Golden Globes, adoption, homosexuality

By Warren Cole Smith
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Newsworthy | Football, anyone? I don’t normally spend much time watching NFL games, but when the playoffs roll around I usually give the games a try. Typically, I watch…

Signs and Wonders: Music sells, American furniture does not, adoption gets a (tax) break

By Warren Cole Smith
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Newsworthy | Worth noting. I normally don’t pay much attention to pop music in this column, but I couldn’t help noting that the British singer Adele’s 21 was the…

Putin plans to sign U.S. adoption ban

By Leigh Jones
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Russia | Russian President Vladimir Putin announced today he intends to sign a bill that bans Americans from adopting his country’s orphans. The legislation, passed…

American adoptions held hostage in Russia

By Tiffany Owens
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Adoption | Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday sent would-be parents into a paroxysm of panic when he signaled he might approve a ban on American adoptions of…

Victor's story

Victor's story

By Paul Glader
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Adoption | When their daughter was diagnosed with cancer, Mike and Deb Watters didn't foresee how it would lead to a life- and community-changing adoption

Deal or no deal?

Deal or no deal?

By Jamie Dean
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Adoption | Prospective U.S. parents wonder if they can bring their children home from Russia

Hurry up and wait

Hurry up and wait

By Jill Nelson
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Adoption | A personal odyssey of international adoption-make that two- takes patience, perseverance, and more patience

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