adoption

4.9.19

Please Adopt Barsik, This 18-Kilo Monster Cat

Get a load of this unit.

1.15.19

Singapore Is Threatening to Ban LGBTIQ Citizens From Adopting Children

The government is considering changing its laws after a gay father won the right to adopt his biological son last year.

10.2.18

What It's Like to Be an Asian Adoptee in a White Family and Town

In her new memoir, Nicole Chung discusses representation and her search for her birth family.

8.21.18

Bruno the Incredibly Extra Cat Has Finally Found a Home

He now has a new mom, Instagram account, and feather wand toy (since it's the only thing he'll play with).

8.16.18

Please Adopt Bruno, the World's Most High-Maintenance Cat

"Yes, I know I am EXTRA."

5.15.18

Victorian Mum Killed By Housemates Who Wanted Her Children

The four kids were renamed and told to call the killers "Mum" and "Papa."

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7.27.16

The Romanian Parents Protesting the Fact a Same-Sex British Couple Adopted Their Children

The news hasn't gone down well in Romania; so far it's sparked fierce protests by Christian nationalists, while it also prompted the children's father to go on a hunger strike for a bit.

2.11.16

The 7 Foot Center of Two Miamis

Most 17-year-olds are not 7'2". Zach Brown is, and that's one of the reasons he's a top 25 prep basketball prospect in the class of 2017 who recently committed to Uconn.

10.30.15

Your Local Shelter Probably Won't Let You Adopt a Black Cat Around Halloween

You really can't, and it's "because apparently there are bad people," one shelter vaguely told us.

9.6.15

A Tale of Two Mothers: Joel Peterson's Autobiographical Novel Takes on Love, War, and Adoption

Peterson's Dreams of My Mothers is an autobiographical novel, following his life from his childhood in South Korea to his adolescence as an adopted son in Minnesota.

6.20.15

Inside the Facebook of Sperm Donors

No sperm? No problem. The Known Donor Registry, a social networking site for free sperm, connects women with sperm donors who will go on to have some role in their kid's life.

6.6.15

The Queer Anti-Gay Marriage Activist the Right Loves to Quote

With 19 countries already legalising same-sex marriage, a small but vocal group continues to oppose it. It's not religious, or right wing, or even straight.

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