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Whose Welfare?

NewJAl Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 7:46 AM
I cannot imagine the kids, either immediately, or in time, will have positive views of the culture they were forced into, simply by their DNA. It is racism. It would be interesting to see the opinions and attitudes, years from now, of these children who are being treated as social experiments.
Ron781 Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 9:28 AM
Years from now, should the Progressives get their way, we will all be serfs except for the royals so we will have other problems to deal with.
Fooling Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 7:59 AM
Years from now our culture will be so different, more like the dystopic nations of the old Soviet Union, old China, etc., that I doubt we will have the luxury to concern ourselves anymore with such niceties. But I agree with your point.

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...