Tuesday, May 27, 2008

The latest federal figures showed that 32% of the 510,000 children in foster care were black in 2006, compared with 15% of all U.S. children

Several leading child welfare groups have urged an overhaul of federal laws dealing with transracial adoption, arguing that black children in foster care are ill-served by a "colorblind" approach meant to encourage their adoption by white families.

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