Tag Archive 'roots'

Aug 13 2010

Concerning A child Desires To Meet Her Birth Mother

Published by under Parenting Advice

I also was adopted as an infant and always, like your daughter, had a burning desire to know my roots. As far back as I can remember, I wondered how much of me was my inborn inherited “me” and how much of who I was, was my adopted family. Nevertheless, your daughter’s birth family’s values, […]

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Jun 14 2010

Thoughts Concerning Adoptees Rights To Know Their Roots

Adoptees right to know their roots should be a basic civil right:
I believe that everyone over age twenty-one deserves the right, to know any and all information concerning their biological origins. Therefore it’s imperative such information concerning their original birth family and subsequent adoption, be declassified for the following reasons: 1) Medical and genetic, 2) Potential for accidental incest, 3) Depravation of civil rights granted to all other adults.

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