Comment By bob L.
Sept. 25th 2013
What Is our Government doing about this, are they more worried about Obamacare and if they are going to get reelected, why is it that the U.S. Government is not involved with these Foreign Adoptions? There are a lot of Questions that should be asked to why this Country is allowing this to go on.
This shows that this Country is nothing but a throw away country, and they have no regard toward any one but themselves, they buy things to just throw in the garbage when it looks old and a disgrace to their YUPPY life, see, they must have every thing new and shiny or some one would say they were a disgrace and not keeping up with the Jones.
I don’t know about you but I think that it is a disgrace that this country talks about Human Rights Violations, and then puts this out front for every one to see, putting out Dirty Landry to the world and where we stand on Human Rights.
Obama’s and the Czars could care less about this, they are more worries about their agendas then to get involved with this, they would worry more about Obesity, what we will eat, what we are going to buy, and how much they can get off the American people while they are still in office, and how about Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi, what are they doing about this, NOTHING, they could care less, they are more interested on taking over this Country.
By Megan Twohey
Sept. 9th 2013
China adoption agency furious over ‘child exchange’ report
Reporting by Sui-Lee Wee and Hui Li;
Editing by Bill Tarrant and Ron Popeski
BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s adoption agency said it was “very shocked and furious” about the findings in a Reuters report that exposed how U.S. parents use the Internet to abandon unwanted children they have adopted from abroad, including China.
A five-part Reuters investigation published this month found parents used message boards and forums on Yahoo and Facebook to send their unwanted children to virtual strangers with little or no government scrutiny, sometimes illegally.
“As to the report that refers to American families who are using the Internet to relocate children they have adopted and aren’t willing to continue raising, we are very shocked and furious,” the state-backed China Centre for Children’s Welfare and Adoption said in a faxed statement to Reuters late on Tuesday. The center was responding to a query from Reuters.
“This is an irresponsible act.”
The Chinese adoption center, commissioned by the government to govern overseas adoptions, said it “attaches great importance” to the Reuters report.
“As for the cases involving the adopted children from China, we are actively investigating and verifying and are awaiting a further understanding of the situation,” the center said.
The adoption agency said it is concerned about the lack of U.S. government regulation that was revealed in the series and will arrange to hold discussions with “relevant agencies” in the United States.
The adoption agency said it requires families who have adopted Chinese children to provide feedback six times in the first five years of adoption. It now plans to demand feedback until the child turns 18.
In the series called “The Child Exchange” Reuters analyzed 5,029 posts from a five-year period on a Yahoo message board. On average, a child was advertised on the site once a week in a practice called “re-homing”. Most of the children ranged in age from 6 to 14 and had been adopted from countries such as Russia and China, Ethiopia and Ukraine.