Posted in AS Sociology: Family, Uncategorized

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The following article is an excellent example for both AS family and A2 Beliefs in Society.

The Catholic church has recently apologised for its adoption policy (1950-70s) whereby babies were taken from mothers who were deemed ill fit for the role because they were divorced or unmarried. It is believed that over half a million babies underwent forced adoptions:

Read on: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/nov/05/women-ignore-church-nature-forced-adoptions-ivf-feminism?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Email

 

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Sociology and Media Studies teacher at Hazelwick School, West Sussex. Former teacher at Felpham Community College and Doha College

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