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The ‘family wreckers’: Social workers attacked over race rules that rob foster children of a caring home

Posted By admin On May 20, 2009 @ 3:24 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

Steve Doughty
UK Daily Mail [1]
Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Social workers were under fire last night after a report revealed they were breaking up foster families because the parents were the wrong colour.

It said official attempts to take mixed-race and black children away from white foster parents are heard ‘regularly’ in the family courts.

Race rules say they can only be adopted by adults of the same ethnic background. The guidance claims ethnic minority children suffer mental health difficulties if brought up by white parents.


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But critics attacked the policy as misguided. Patricia Morgan, an author on adoption and the family, said: ‘There is no evidence that children brought up by parents of a different race suffer mental health problems.

‘If that was true President Obama would be a danger to us all.’

The U.S. leader was born to a white American mother and an African father.

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[1] UK Daily Mail: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1184595/The-family-wreckers-Social-workers-attacked-race-rules-rob-foster-children-caring-home.html

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[3] Row over Ukip foster parents’ children removed by social workers: http://www.prisonplanet.com/row-over-ukip-foster-parents-children-removed-by-social-workers.html

[4] The mass overmedication of foster children with psychiatric drugs: http://www.prisonplanet.com/the-mass-overmedication-of-foster-children-with-psychiatric-drugs.html

[5] Ukip fostering row: ‘we want our foster children back’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ukip-fostering-row-we-want-our-foster-children-back.html

[6] Social worker cover-up shielded child sex offender who went on to rape foster parents son, two: http://www.prisonplanet.com/social-worker-cover-up-shielded-child-sex-offender-who-went-on-to-rape-foster-parents-son-two.html

[7] ‘Stalinist’ social workers ‘took children from loving mothers’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/stalinist-social-workers-took-children-from-loving-mothers.html

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