Tag Archives: resistance

Resisting Extirpation: Revolutionary Adoption Activism

This is the full text of the presentation I delivered at the ASAC/AI Conference that took place in Oakland in October, 2018.

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Adoption activism: Lebanon in a global context

Today Bada’el/Alternatives presented a workshop on “The Right to Origins” co-hosted with Legal Agenda, in Badaro, Beirut [link to site]. There were six adoptees present from the Netherlands, others from France and Switzerland. We’ve been doing a lot of media … Continue reading

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AdoptionLand: From Orphans to Activists

I am privileged and honored to be included in this anthology of adoptee voices from around the globe. Quoting from the book’s web site: For the first time in adoption history, families of adoption-loss from all over the world unite, … Continue reading

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