The Teen Who Begged to Be Adopted Has a Forever Family
Celebrate! The teen who begged to be adopted has a new family—the social worker who's handled his case for a decade.
For White Mothers Who Don’t Know How To Style Their Black Children’s Natural Hair: I Feel You
This mom says she'll never look at that brown child with the white mom and make assumptions again.
“Mom, Why Is Everyone Here White?” What My Son Knows About Race That I Never Did
Even Rebecca Carroll's 8-year-old son knows there's something wrong when they visit her virtually all-white hometown.
Couple Arrested For Abandoning Adopted Son: What Would You Do If Your Child Pulled a Knife On You?
An Ohio couple faces six months in prison and a $1,000 fine for leaving their adopted son with child welfare officials.
The Best Newborn Photo Ever: A 13-Year-Old Adoptee Gets the Baby Pictures He Never Had
Baby pictures are hard to come by for adoptees, especially if they’ve spent years in the foster care system. Maybe the birth parents didn’t have...
Beasts Of the Southern Wild’s Quvenzhane Wallis Covers Entertainment Weekly, Plus Fresh Links
Beasts of the Southern Wild breakout star Quvenzhane Wallis, who, at nine, became the youngest ever to be nominated for a “Best Actress” Academy Award, brings...
Paying Homage To The OB-GYN Who Escorted Me Into Motherhood, Plus: Happy Mother’s Day!
Celebrating the real MVP: the ob-gyn who helped me give birth.