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Instababy: How to Adopt a Baby Through Instagram

Nov 11, 2015 | 831 videos
Video by The Front

New Deep South is a series by The Front that explores the complex nature of sexual identity in the 21st century American South. In the first episode, Instababy, co-creators Rosie Haber and Lauren Cioffi follow Toni and Keeta, a queer couple in Jackson, Mississippi, as they try to start a family in a state where same-sex adoption is still illegal. So, they turn to the best resource at their disposal: Instagram.

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Author: Nadine Ajaka

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