adoption

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
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
LGBTQ

Lawmakers Want to Legalize Discrimination Against LGBTQ Foster Youth

The proposed federal legislation follows several states that have made it legal for adoption agencies to refuse to serve queer children and families.
Natalie Pattillo
6.16.17
good dogs

These Bedazzled Doggy "Cones of Shame" Will Make Your Day

Who's a pretty boy?
Tanja M. Laden
5.26.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Judge Won't Hear Adoption Cases for Gay Parents

Judge W. Mitchell Nance said his decision was "a matter of conscience."
Drew Schwartz
5.1.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Kid Sold Lemonade to Fund His Own Adoption

Nine-year-old Tristan Jacobson and his guardians made $14,000 with a little lemonade and the help of the internet.
Helen Donahue
4.26.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Supreme Court Says Alabama Has to Recognize a Gay Mom's Child Custody Rights

The justices unanimously overruled the State Supreme Court about eight months after legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide.
Helen Donahue
3.7.16
Stuff

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.
Mike Pearl
10.30.15
Stuff

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

Peterson's <i>Dreams of My Mothers</i> is an autobiographical novel, following his life from his childhood in South Korea to his adolescence as an adopted son in Minnesota.
Victoria Namkung
9.6.15
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