April 26, 2021. Social Media Meets Adoption. The linked story is important for several reasons. It details the experiences of a couple which used the internet to connect with a birth mother and how that process developed. It also discusses the difficulties in contested adoption. Finally, and of importance to any families using social media, it discusses the way in which the internet can provide a platform for personal attacks on people which can move from conversation to verbal attacks, to posting the most private information. To read the story, please click here.
Center for Adoption Policy (CAP)