Where is the line drawn where adoption is NOT in the best interests of the child?

When adoption is not in the best interests of the child….

InterCountry Adoptee Voices (ICAV)

Sometimes in the media we read stories of the adopted child who was murdered at the hands of their adoptive parents.  Most will judge and know that situations like this are wrong but even with murder as the worst case scenario, most will do nothing to demand from Governments and Adoption Agencies that something be done to fix what is obviously a problem.  And unless there is an advocate for that child, no-one will hold anyone truly accountable for such terrible actions.

Not all adoptees get killed physically.  I want to propose that some adoptees get killed emotionally and live to struggle to make sense of their adoption, their life, and why they have to live and face their awful situation compounded by the actions of those who supposedly “have their best interests” at heart.

I want to share the reality of two people adopted from Vietnam who are identical twins…

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