Category Archives: Exclude

2010-10-06: X Factor: Gamu Nhengu ordered to leave Britain over alleged claims irregularities

The 18-year-old, from Zimbabwe, had been tipped to win the competition outright but did not qualify as one of the final 12 contestants.
Reports earlier this week claimed Gamu’s failure was related to issues with her visa, and on Tuesday night the Home Office confirmed her family had been sent an official letter telling them to leave Britain as a was the result of an investigation into £16,000 in benefits wrongly claimed by her mother, Nokutula, The Sun reported. Continue reading

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2010-10-06: Vatican continues to attack Nobel over IVF award

The Vatican kept up its attack on the Nobel committee yesterday for giving the medicine prize to in-vitro fertilisation pioneer Robert Edwards, saying he had led to a culture where embryos are seen as commodities.
As a reminder, the Vatican is against any form of assisted procreation, and just about tolerates adoption. Continue reading

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2010-10-06: Robbie Williams wants gay kids by IVF as soon as possible

Robbie Williams and his new wife Ayda Field want to start a family as soon as possible and jokingly says he wants gay kids.
The 36-year-old star admitted he and Ayda are even considering undergoing in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) treatment to boost their chances. Continue reading

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2010-10-05: RTE1, Do the right thing: Journey To Belarus

The volunteers travel to Belarus for a weekend caring for orphaned children in the Vesnova Children’s Institution.
Under the watchful eye of Chernobyl Children International director Adi Roche the volunteers are thrown in the deep end: caring for kids with serious illnesses & severe physical disabilities. Continue reading

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2010-10-05: Hollyoaks, stolen baby story line

Sinead reveals to a stunned Lynsey that her mum’s stolen the baby, Diane breaks down. Continue reading

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2010-09-24: South African's Heritage Day

Heritage Day, 24 September, is a Public Holiday on which South Africans across the spectrum are encouraged to celebrate their cultural heritage and the diversity of their beliefs and traditions, in the wider context of a nation that belongs to all its people. Continue reading

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2010-09-20: Bulgaria institutions for mentally disabled children under par

Bulgarian Helsinki Committee announces the results of the inspections carried out in the country’s institutions for mentally disabled children.
Hundreds of child deaths, avoidable but never investigated, a large proportion of which caused by malnutrition. The current state of the social institutions for children reveals malnutrition, violence, physical and chemical restraint. Continue reading

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2010-09-19: Life Unexpected

After spending all of her 15 years bouncing from one foster family to another, Lux has decided it’s time to take control of her life and files to become an emancipated minor. She ends up with her two biological parents. Continue reading

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2010-09-18: Kidnap son convinces father to surrender

A 20-YEAR-old man who police say was abducted by his father 17 years ago during a messy divorce apparently read a newspaper article about his disappearance and persuaded his father to turn himself in. (USA) Continue reading

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2010-09-14: UK child border procedures defended

In a Newsnight probe, welfare groups criticised the failure of the UK Border Agency to tell all adults accompanying children about private fostering law. They said this left many children unregistered and vulnerable to abuse. Continue reading

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2010-09-14: Sarkozy receives slap on wrist from EU commission over his targetting of Romas, and duplicity

EU Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding rebuked the French government over a leaked memo which ‘openly contradicted’ assurances given by two ministers to the Commission that specific ethnic groups had not been targeted in France. (Mostly for political gain with the extreme-right electorate) Continue reading

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2010-09-13: State gives private companies €182m to run asylum centres

New records show how the slow pace of Ireland’s asylum process has proved a cash cow for a small number of companies who secured major state contracts. With some asylum cases taking up to six years to finalise, the business of providing applicants with food and shelter has been a lucrative one. Continue reading

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2010-09-12: Newborn found in airport rubbish

Authorities at Manila airport in the Philippines have found a newborn baby in a rubbish bag apparently unloaded from a plane that landed in the city from the Middle East. Continue reading

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2010-09-12: Implicit Association Test: are you racist?

Take the “Skin-tone”, “Race”, “Asian”, IAT: https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/demo/takeatest.html Then you can try the one about sexuality, and other ones about other minorities. It is well known that people don’t always ‘speak their minds’, and it is suspected that people don’t always ‘know … Continue reading

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2010-09-10: Unmarked babies' graves revealed

Almost 220 unmarked graves for forgotten babies who died at the Bethany Home in Rathgar are said to have been discovered Continue reading

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2010-09-08: Judge Judy (former family court judge)

Frequently Judge Judy is dealing with cases involving family disputes, and some of the time adoption, foster care or surrogacy. Continue reading

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2010-09-04: Ugly Betty – Claire's adopted son Tyler (Series 4 story line)

http://www.rte.ie/tv/uglybetty/s4p13.html Claire’s son Tyler (Neal Bledsoe) comes to New York to find her. (Serie 4, programme 13) http://www.rte.ie/tv/uglybetty/s4p8.html Claire gets Amanda’s help and tracks down Tyler (Neal Bledsoe), the son she long ago gave up for adoption. (Serie 4, programme … Continue reading

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2010-09-04: Elite paedophile ring that targeted orphans is jailed

At the conclusion of the longest trial in Portugal’s history, seven defendants were convicted of using the orphanages to rape and abuse scores of teenage boys. Continue reading

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2010-09-04: Operation Doorsteps: Gardaí smash immigration scam

Illegal immigrants destroy papers and pose as minors to be taken into HSE care. Continue reading

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2010-09-04: Criminal Minds – image of adopted children, and alternative families

A number of cases involve adopted children who are turning criminal in their quest to seeking their identity, their parents, their past, etc.; and resolving their adoption-related neurosis.
It also involves a number of cases surrounding women or couples abducting children, and “gypsy” couples abducting children to provide slave wifes to their sons, and a cancer-stricken grieving mother whose husbands abducts and rapes women to provide her with her lost son. Continue reading

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