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For 20 years, a Tennessee baby thief kidnapped more than 5,000 children from the streets, hospitals, and shanty towns of Memphis. Now, 70 years later, survivors of her ‘house of horrors’ are confronting the past.

For more than two decades, Georgia Tann ran a lucrative child-kidnapping and -adoption ring. As the executive director of the Tennessee Children’s Home Society, Tann got rich by stealing babies from their parents and adopting them out to unsuspecting families. More than 5,000 children were snatched by Tann, and at […]
For 20 years, a Tennessee baby thief kidnapped more than 5,000 children from the streets, hospitals, and shanty towns of Memphis. Now, 70 years later, survivors of her ‘house of horrors’ are confronting the past.
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‘They told me that I was going to die’: The US says El Salvador is safe for migrants, but transgender women living there fear for their lives

The Trump administration recently struck a deal with El Salvador, designating it a “safe third country” that can take in migrants the United States doesn’t want. But El Salvador is among the most violent countries in the world, and it’s particularly unsafe for transgender people. Yolanda Ramîrez is seeking asylum […]
‘They told me that I was going to die’: The US says El Salvador is safe for migrants, but transgender women living there fear for their lives
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The Ukrainian orphan accused of being an adult hung out at a drug recovery house and took adult education classes after her adopted parents moved to Canada

The Ukrainian-born girl with dwarfism at the centre of an adoption scandal is alive and well, now living with a new family. Kristine Barnett and ex-husband Michael Barnett were charged with abandoning their adopted daughter Natalia Grace when she was nine years old. They pleaded not guilty. They are currently […]
The Ukrainian orphan accused of being an adult hung out at a drug recovery house and took adult education classes after her adopted parents moved to Canada