Dying alone is a fear shared by many during the influx of COVID-19. But for adoptees like me, it circles back to an anxiety woven into my fabric when I was born.
The Good White Folks
There’s a certain type of White folk who refer to themselves as the Good Ones. Those words are tossed on like a cape meant to magically conceal and absolve racism.
The Endless War Within
Asian Women, Sexual Violence, and Adoption.
Yes! Magazine | The Trauma of Transracial Adoption
Like many transracial adoptees with White parents, I was raised in racial isolation, which caused me to have a fractured identity, experiencing racial confusion and internal bias.
Why Shouldn’t I Adopt?
Despite what you might think, there aren’t many children who need to be saved and adoption’s not the best answer.