The Wire (radio) – Foster care system failure

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Oliver Jacques

27 September 2016

A 4-minute radio package for national current affairs show The Wire explored the issue of whether adoption should be made easier in Australia. Former AFL player Brad Murphy, who grew up in foster care, explains why he would’ve preferred to have been adopted. Former Adopt Change CEO Jane Hunt says adoption is very rare in Australia, and would like to see reform. But NSW Greens MP David Shoebridge believes adoption is not the answer.

Listen: The Wire

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