As the author of this blog, Forbidden Family, I don’t have words these days. I can only pass on to you some links to words of other bloggers, and the previous week’s Press Releases from UAI – United Adoptees International.
Atlasien’s Upside-Down Adoption: The Dangerous Desire to Adopt Haitian Babies. And Pound Pup Legacy’s Comments on this blog.
Family Preservation Advocate has these, and other posts, on the earthquake crisis and Haiti’s children: International Adoption: A Last Resort
Child Trafficking Feared in Haiti
Tragedy Exploited: A Sad History Repeating Itself In Haiti
73Adoptee: More Concern About Haiti Adoptions. Includes Links to more adoption reformer blogs on Haitian earthquake “orphans”.
The Daily Bastardette: It’s Not About Haiti, Damn It! Its About Adoption. Its About Us. Also includes Links to other adoption reform bloggers on this crisis. Be sure to read the Comments, too!
Baby Love Child: Haiti Series: “It is Madness, It is Insane…” Bribes, Bullies and Traffickers Extract Kids, parts 1-3. Additional Parts to Follow. Be sure to read her other posts on this crisis.
These are but a few of the voices out there from Adoption Reformers who want to prevent the exploitation of Haiti’s traumatized children.