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Whose Welfare?

MadisonWannabe Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 7:36 AM
It should be obvious that group rights are far more important than the rights of any individual. -------------This is a great way to divide a country and make it cave from within. Gay rights, race rights, women's rights, men's rights, and etc. No one pays any attention to the individual rights taken and given to a group of some sort. When the group has the rights ann individual is a pawn to the majority.

If there is ever a contest for the law with the most grossly misleading title, the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 should be a prime candidate, because the last thing this Act protects is the welfare of Indian children.

The theory behind the Indian Child Welfare Act is that an American Indian child should be raised in an American Indian culture.

Based on that theory, a newborn baby of American Indian ancestry, who was adopted immediately after birth by a white couple, was at 27 months of age taken away from the only parents she has ever known and given...