For Parents, Adopting Across Racial Lines Can Bring Unique Challenges05:24


Parents who adopt children know the process is filled with a lot of paperwork, but the promise of a family awaits on the other side. And with a growing number of transracial adoptions across the country, parents also have to consider how to protect their adoptive child's heritage. Sasha-Ann Simons (@SashaAnnSimons) from WAMU reports.

Correction: An earlier version of this post's headline incorrectly referred to adopting "transracial" children. We regret the error.

This segment aired on April 15, 2019.

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