It’s not easy to uncover the information that you know is available, but just not to you. As an adoptee, I am denied the right to my original birth certificate, to the identities of my biological parents, and, as a result, to the story of my very existence and my roots.
But we adoptees are resourceful. We are passionate about our cause. We are so motivated that there is nothing that will prevent us from finding out what it is our right to know. Here are some of the resources that I and other adoptees have used to uncover the truth.