adoption

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Please Adopt Barsik, This 41-Pound Chungus of a Cat

Get a load of this absolute unit.
Peter Slattery
4.9.19
law

Singapore Is Threatening to Ban LGBTQ 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.
Gavin Butler
1.14.19
Books

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.
Nicole Clark
10.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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).
Drew Schwartz
8.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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

"Yes, I know I am EXTRA."
Nicole Clark
8.16.18
Queerly Beloved

How Two Queer Adults Created a Family by Adopting Each Other

Laura and Lucy Power decided to be the child and mother that the other had always wanted. They read vows at an adoption ceremony, got matching tattoos, and even changed their surnames.
Sarah Burke
7.12.18
Motherboard

The Radioactive Puppies of Chernobyl Will Find Homes in the United States

Some of the descendants of the region’s abandoned dogs are up for adoption.
Becky Ferreira
5.14.18
Holy Shit

We Talked to the Doctor Who Helped a Trans Woman Breastfeed Her Baby

She was able to breastfeed exclusively for six weeks.
Jesse Hicks
2.15.18
adoption

The Same Party Attacking Abortion Rights Plans to Cut the Adoption Tax Credit

Under the current law, families who adopt qualify for a one-time adoption tax credit of up to $13,570 per eligible child, but the Republican-backed tax plan would eliminate that.
Kimberly Lawson
11.3.17
tv

'BoJack Horseman' Offers One of the Best Portrayals of Adoptees on TV

In its fourth season, Netflix’s "BoJack Horseman" tackles adoption with nuance and a characteristic knack for bucking stereotypes.
Michelle Delgado
10.26.17
LGBTQ

How One Facebook Group Is Bringing Gay Dads Together

Adopting and raising a child is easier when you have 5,000 other queer dads by your side.
Steven Blum
10.4.17
adoption

ACLU Sues Michigan For Allowing Anti-LGBT Adoption Discrimination

Even though Michigan has 13,000 children in need of foster homes, adoption agencies are allowed to turn away LBGT families for religious reasons.
Diana Tourjée
9.20.17
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