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Susan Soon-Keum Cox

Adoptee and the vice president of public policy and external...

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Wanted: A Child to Love

Wanted: A Child to Love

You think it would be easy to adopt, but it's harder than...

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Adoption Ban

Adoption Ban

Sorry, unmarrieds in Arkansas. No kids for you.

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Infant, Schmimfant

Infant, Schmimfant

Babies are cute, we get it. But big kids are cool—here...

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When a Crib is Too Small

When a Crib is Too Small

What should you look to buy when adopting an older child?

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ER Adoption

ER Adoption

In a Lifetime TV movie-style twist, a baby girl with a heart...

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Does the Shoe Fit?

Does the Shoe Fit?

Contemplating adoption? Some women decide it’s not for...

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Earthquake Orphans Find Homes

Earthquake Orphans Find Homes

As the Chinese recover from a natural disaster, new families...

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