A very good set of points to check before adopting transracially.  Read the full list here.  #10:

10. If you do not believe in White privilege, you should not be adopting a non-White child.

I would amend that one slightly to say that if you can’t imagine that it exists, then you should not be adopting a non-white child.  If you can imagine it, have an open mind about it, even if you don’t really get it.  Be honest with yourself, it might be impossible to imagine.

 

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