Abortion rights advocates often challenge the viability of adoption as a solution to the problem of mothers who are unable or unwilling to parent their children after birth. Because many people are unacquainted with the information on adoption given below, they are prone to believe the doomsayers who predict millions of unwanted children wreaking havoc on society if abortion is banned. A quick look at some adoption statistics gives one a different sense of what an abortion-free future might look like. Our wonderful little daughters, Annie, Amy and Alice Cunningham, were abandoned at birth, along roads in various parts of China, because they had cleft lip, cleft palate and other developmental defects. They are unbelievably smart, funny and very pro-life. Fighting abortion issue, Christians turn to adoption — Conservatives open hearts and homes to foster children The Dallas Morning News.
19 Gay Same Sex Adoption Statistics
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The modern-day family doesn't always look like the stereotypical mom-dad-child picture. This includes single parents, blended families and same-sex couples with either biological or adopted children. Roughly 21 percent of same-sex couples with children have an adopted or step child, according to the U. Census Bureau's American Community Survey. That said, not everyone agrees that same sex couple adoption is always a positive. From legal issues to childhood outcomes, the public and the couples themselves may find both pros and cons to gay adoption.
LGBT Adoption Advantages
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