Americans have a rich and involved history of adopting children born overseas. “International Adoption in a Multicultural Society” by Ellyn Bullock. Families who adopt a child born internationally can finalize or re-finalize their child’s adoption in their home state Court. Families who adopt internationally call it a transformative and wonderful experience. “International Adoption – a Difficult But Fulfilling Choice” by Abigail Caneda, Illinois International Review, University of Illinois.