BBCNews 24 broadcaster Jane Hill interviews Dr John Simmonds from CoramBAAF and Joy Carter (comedian and Adoption Arena CEO) to discuss the latest interracial adoption controversy about a Sikh couple being turned down by a UK adoption agency and the wider implications and complexities of interracial UK adoption.
In 2015 only 79 children were adopted from overseas to the UK which I believe is disgraceful. Why? Does the figure reflects the growing fears of transracial adoptions?
The full article coming soon – when we discuss why are we as a society still fearful of mixed race family adoptions?
Why is it still such a stigma and what should we do about it?
Does Overseas or cultural adoption work?
What more can be done?
Are overseas adoptions to be forever tainted by child-trafficking scandals? What about legitimate adoptions?
Full article – will be available here 7th July.