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The Curious Lives of Surrogates: Thousands of largely invisible American women have given birth to other people's babies. Many are married to men in the military.

Date: March 29, 2008
Authors: Lorraine Ali and Raina Kelley
QUOTE: Surrogates challenge our most basic ideas about motherhood, and call into question what we've always thought of as an unbreakable bond between mother and child...But even as surrogacy is becoming less of a "Jerry Springer" spectacle and more of a viable family option for those who can afford it, the culture still stereotypes surrogates as either hicks or opportunists whose ethics could use some fine-tuning.

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