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The story of three young Ethiopian Australians who return home to reconect with their friends, family and culture

The forced removal and adoption of children from unmarried mothers

In April 1975, in the closing days of the Vietnam War, more than 3000 babies were airlifted from Saigon orphanages and delivered into the arms of waiting couples in the US, Canada, Britain, Europe and Australia. The displacement of people caused by…

When a Melbourne couple decide to adopt Petra a small Croation girl, they embark on an emotional roller-coaster that uncovers a tragic past and raises some moral questions.

Ray Cotti was born to Aboriginal parents but adopted at a young age by a Swiss German family in Sydney. Growing up in a European culture, he thought of himself as white. Then at the age of eight, Ray was removed from his adoptive family and, after…

A couple seek to adopt a South Korean child.

The secrecy and shame of adoption in the 60s.
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