All You Can Ever Know: An Adoption Story
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 981 , Segment 6
Episode: Trump’s Military, Arsenic, Autism Brain Scans, Cute Aggression
- Jan 9, 2019 11:00 pm
- 23:51 mins
Guest: Nicole Chung, Editor-in-Chief of Catapult Magazine and Author of “All You Can Ever Know” Nearly all infant adoptions in America today allow for some contact between the birth and adoptive families. Until the last decade or so, the opposite was true. Adoptions were routinely closed and adoptive families shunned contact with birth parents. That was the case for Nicole Chung, who was born severely premature and raised by a white family in Oregon after being placed for adoption by her Korean parents.