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Agren, Stuart and Pam
Selected by Representative Jeff Flake The Agrens have four children of their own. In 1990, they watched a 60 Minutes Special on the crisis in adopting orphans from Romania. The Agrens decided to adopt a child and were soon approached. They adopted a girl names Jessica. A year later, they adopted... Falling Through the Cracks
"What is that racket", I mumbled as I swam up to consciousness and answered the phone while struggling to orient myself with my surroundings and respond coherently. "Hello", said the all too cheerful voice on the other end. "I am Mrs. Sorenson, the IST teacher from Nicolae's school." Before I... Physician: Institutional Autism
I have heard the term "institutional autism" as being a complication of living in an institution or orphanage. Autism sounds like a very scary word and I am nervous about this condition. Could you explain this diagnosis and what are the expected outcomes for these children? Many... An ancient institution
The grand history of adoption in the human realm must start long before we were able to document the process. Primitive cultures existing today give a clue as to how orphaned children were cared for in ancient times … in the ‘it takes a village’ mode, the parentless were absorbed...
"Romania" in the News
Romania says NATO plane to start mission exercise today
A NATO E-3A AWACS plane will fly over Romanian airspace as part of a planned exercise on Tuesday, Romania's defense ministry said. NATO had said AWACS (airborne early warning and control) planes will fly from their home airbases in Geilenkirchen, Germany, and Waddington in Britain. The Romanian... Romanian MPs block corruption investigation of ex-finance minister
By Radu Marinas BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania's lower house of parliament on Tuesday overwhelmingly voted to block an investigation by state prosecutors of former Finance Minister Daniel Chitoiu who they suspect abused his power to further the interests of a private insurance company. The... Romania president ratifies latest review of IMF aid deal
By Radu Marinas BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Romania's President Traian Basescu ratified the latest review of a 4 billion euro aid deal with the IMF on Wednesday, ending a weeks-long standoff over a deal seen as key to the country's economic credibility. Basescu moved swiftly to clear the... NATO says to deploy recon flights over Poland, Romania
NATO said Monday it will deploy AWACS reconnaissance aircraft to overfly Poland and Romania as part of alliance efforts to monitor the crisis in Ukraine. The flights "will enhance the Alliance's situational awareness," a NATO official said, adding: "All AWACS reconnaissance...
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Where do We Belong?
January 12, 2011, 6:36 am
One of the more intriguing things to me about raising two daughters who were born in India is watching them develop not only their own personal identities, but their racial and cultural ones. My younger daughter is just ten, so for her it is not yet an issue; she is still trying to figure out... Orphanages and Fairytales
February 25, 2011, 6:53 am
Like most Americans, I remember the images of Romanian orphanages under Ceausescu’s rule. I was appalled by the pictures of starved children, rocking, sitting, and lying in wooden cribs. At the time, I could only imagine how these children had survived…or had they?
When we made the decision... Russia Adoption Ban Brings to Mind Romania Program
March 22, 2013, 8:02 pm
A recent feature story from Time Magazine drew some comparisons between the Russian adoption ban and the closure of the Romanian adoption program several years ago. The piece featured stories of parents caught up in the closure of the Romania program. Many had already met their children; their...
Stories About "Romania"
I firmly believe there are no coincidences in the situations we find ourselves in life. I have been given the privilege of experiencing adoption both as a birthmother and as an adoptive mother. And... A Milestone with My Romanian Daughter
Tonight I sent my 14-year-old daughter off to a Christmas Around the World festival--with her father to be her escort and assistant. She came here nine years ago from the mountains of Transylvania....
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