Kurlander in Florida Voices: Rescuing Children Should Trump U.S.-Russian Bickering

Kurly’s Kommentary!
“Bringing common sense back to political commentary”

Florida Voices

  

The Russian Adoption Ban: Rescuing Children Should Trump U.S.-Russian Bickering

Published in The Florida Voices on 12/31/2012

 

 

  

When you adopt a child from another country, you save not one, but two lives, by allowing another orphan a bed or a hammock in an orphanage and the chance to be adopted. This adoption ban is actually a death sentence, killing hundreds if not thousands of children.”

Yet, even if Bloomberg is right, I don’t want him or any government leader to limit 

by Steven Kurlander

 

So I’m sitting here, trying to concentrate and get this article written. But I continue to be distracted by the loud, irritating giggling of two, hyperactive 14-year-old girls in the next room. Its maddening; it can drive you to drink.

 

It’s not easy to be a parent at this stage of life.  My daughter, who has a friend over to our house, is at that horrible, loud teenage stage where defiance is an art of adolescence, and where she meets every word of advice and attempted discipline you speak her way with contempt. Telling her to calm down would be a waste of time.

 

We adopted Hannah from a Cambodian orphanage when she was 3 months old. She was half starved to death, weighing only 8 pounds…

 

Continue Reading | Feedback or Contact Steven Kurlander

 

Huffington Post Kurly’s Latest Article in the Huffington Post: Fighting Words Subvert True Gun Control Debate

sun sentinel real logo

Chan Lowe’s Latest Political Cartoon and Blog: Over the fiscal cliff

Happy and Healthy New Year to all my readers!

Like me on Facebook Follow me on Twitter Find me on Google+

border
Steven Kurlander, Communications Strategist, 390 Broadway, Monticello, NY 12701  (845) 796-8948 – skurl@aol.comwww.stevenkurlander.com     Like us on Facebook Follow us on TwitterView our profile on LinkedInFind us on Google+Visit our blog
Join Our Mailing List
Advertisements
This entry was posted in Politics. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s