The Orphans of Shao

October 30, 2020
The Orphans of Shao

"The Orphans of Shao" consists of case studies that exemplifymore than 35-year long-lasting policy in China, the One-ChildPolicy. Due to the effect that the National Law has created, Mr.Pang exposed the corrupted adoption system in China. The farmers inmany villages are forced to fines that they cannot afford to pay sothe officials take their children away. The officials then sell thechildren for a low price to government orphanages. The orphanagesthen put these children up for international adoptions and collectthe high prices fees for these adoptions. The internationaladoptions are usually in Europe and in the United States. Thesefamilies that adopted these children truly believe that thechildren are orphans. After their children were kidnapped by theofficials, the parents embarked on a long and draining odyssey torecover them. After searching fruitlessly for many years, theheartbroken and desperate parents were on the verge of losing allhope. At that time an investigative reporter discovered new leadsfor them. The reporter published an exclusive report exposing thekidnapping of their children by the Family Planning officials.Women’s Rights in China (NGO organization) is very fortunate togain Mr. Pang’s copyrights to publish his book in the United Statesin English. Mr. Pang has suffered many murderous threats due to hiswork on this book. It is our hope that we can bring onejournalist’s hard work into fruition as well as the whole truthbehind how the government implements the One-Child Policy in China.The product of this book is the result of many volunteers’ hardwork. Publish Date: 10/22/2014