I was surprised — and heartened — by the report that the current president of FOTF, Jim Daly, can empathize with the plight of these kids. I’m encouraged that people like this are being welcomed in the discussion.
Today I received this link to Carrie Craft’s interview with Mike and Tanya Mulligan, who adopted three special needs children from Russia. Their adoption experiences were featured on an hour-long 20/20 special that drew a strong response (Tanya says it was 80% positive, despite the obvious difficulties the family was having).
If you are considering international adoption, please take some time to read this!