"My wife and I are thinking of adopting and shockingly found in Texas, the cost for a white infant was $35,000 and the cost of a black infant was $17,000 – these are published numbers on private adoption websites."
The price of babies, by color | Chris Blattman (via abbyjean)
BUT OMG RACISM DOESN’T EXIST!
That is seriously disturbing.
That’s not even like, a minor difference. Jesus.
And yet people don’t wanna hear it when I say black bodies are LITERALLY devalued.
White babies cost more than twice as much… you’ve gotta be fucking kidding me