BC Almanac | Mar 26, 2013 | 8:18

Newsday's Natasha Laponce on the story of her adoption from China

CBC Newsday teen Natasha Laponce tells the story of her adoption as a baby from China. Two of her teenage friends with similar stories share their experience as well.

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