Make sure you click on the links in that post, too. If you haven’t read them, I know that my position on this might be hard to understand. Mercy is better off with Madonna than in an orphanage, right? Well, yes, if the issue was that simple. But Mercy is not an orphan. Her mother died in childbirth, but Mercy still has biological family members who want to take care of her, and Madonna and the government of Malawi have ripped her out of their arms.