Three Mothers, One Baby and a Whole Industry Around Them

Dear readers, Half a year ago, I learnt that I have three mothers. The astonished reader might curiously ask: how is that possible? Did you just dream that? Or are you working on a new science-fiction short story and made that up? Let me tell you: Thanks to modern medicine it is possible. More specific, we’re talking about gestational … Mehr Three Mothers, One Baby and a Whole Industry Around Them

Babies for Sale

Surrogacy agency websites all have something incommon: they are filled with baby pictures. It either looks at you with its beautiful blue eyes, or it is sleeping with pink roses around its head. “Making a couple a family” –  the wording on those websites is very promising. Their mission is clear: a guaranteed baby at … Mehr Babies for Sale

How much Money can you place between your Misery and a Kidney?

Imagine You live in a home of mud brick in the slums of the capital of Pernambuco, Brazil. You have accumulated insurmountable debt on your used car and have endured physical threat if you were to not pay it off. Poverty is nothing new here—but getting out of it and being able to cover your … Mehr How much Money can you place between your Misery and a Kidney?