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Response to LiberalLoner (Reply #22)

Wed Sep 18, 2013, 09:29 AM

24. Right

Another thing that occurs to me is, while it is a woman's choice to pursue adoption (if she wants to), I wonder sometimes if the people pushing women for having their children adopted have secondary motives/interests as well (i.e. getting business for adoption agencies)? At any rate, the choice should always be up to the woman IMHO. Nothing wrong with providing women with access to information about all of their options (though I don't like mandated "waiting periods" and "counseling) if she requests it but at the end of the day, regardless of how much (or how little) information she has, she still should have the right to do what she feels is best for her situation. Working in the field of child abuse and neglect myself, I would rather see children brought in to the world loved and wanted and with parents whom are ready and willing to be parents rather than be unwanted and abused/neglected.

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