Well, actually if you’d heard we wouldn’t still be writing… BUT, I did think maybe our readers should know what proactive and positive people we are. So, awesome transracial adoptees who care enough to speak out against racial and cultural oppression, what do you support?
Let’s forget about falafel, and kimchee, and dumplings, etc.; let’s forget about lamps, and dragons, and carpets and I don’t know what else; all the other superficial aspects that the “West” sees as “culture” from abroad. What instead have you learned from the culture of your place of birth that contradicts what we now refer […]
Ben Harper, in Fly One Time, sings: Inevitability It’s pounding at my door screaming for more In a world that owes you nothing you give everything, everything And now I’m caught in between What I can’t leave behind and what I may never find So fly one time Fly one time Depending on my mood, […]
I stumbled across this article in Asia One, which was discussing the appointment of Fleur Pellerin as a minister in the new French government. The article states concerning the Korean-born Frenchwoman: Newspapers in Seoul on Friday splashed frontpages with her picture and carried stories about her life while the ruling New Frontier Party expressed hope […]
The movie “The Avengers” apparently contains an adoption reference that is typical in terms of the “evil adoptee” trope within American culture. While many find offense here, I have to say I am relieved. It reveals a Truth, after all, that adoptees are not considered as valid as biological children, and that this “2nd-class” option […]