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Whose Welfare?

MadisonWannabe Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 1:55 PM
The consequences are intrinsic. --------------- No they are not. You are rewarded with more cash and goodies every time a new face shows up. In other words you are rewarded for "prostitution" and punished for being responsible.

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...