Raising Doubts About Drugs

Info Document Actions Print this Washington Post ran this article about the MindFreedom hunger strike “Fast for Freedom in Mental Health.” Raising Doubts About Drugs Date Published: Aug 29, 2003 01:00 AM Author: Kimberly Edds Source: Washington Post article also published here with photo: http://www.commondreams.org/headlines03/0830-07.htm Washington Post Calif. Hunger Strike Challenges Use of Antidepressants PASADENA,…

Bitter Pill

Info Document Actions Print this The weekly newspaper for Portland, Oregon, USA ran this story by long-time journalist/investigator Philip Dawdy, who himself is an individual diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder. Bitter Pill Date Published: Apr 02, 2008 01:00 AM Author: Philip Dawdy Source: Willamette Week, Portland, Oregon, USA original article: http://wweek.com/editorial/3421/10752/ ISSUE #34.21 NEWS Cover…

United Nations Disability Treaty in Effect

Info A United Nations treaty — or “convention” — on disability has been ratified by enough nations to go into effect on 3 May 2008. MindFreedom activists worked for years with hundreds of other advocates to achieve this victory. [11 May 2008 update] UN delegates Celia Brown, MFI Board President, and Janet Amegatcher, Executive Director…