Hear the excitement as we broadcast from the “Rethinking Psychiatry” grassroots mental health justice fair held recently, 14 May 2011, in Portland, Oregon. Hear the latest news, interview participants at the conference, and take your calls.

Three of the participants: Tom (founder of 1969 group Insane Liberation Front), Ron Unger (chair, MindFreedom Lane County), and Chrissy Peirsol, on board of MHAO and young adult leader.

The below free web radio event was successful (though the event was a little noisy!). To hear an archive of the 14 May 2011 MindFreedom web radio show, click here:

For photos & news from first night of symposium, click here.


[Below is the announcement for the event with information about guests.]

Your calls are welcome on the next MindFreedom Live Free Web Radio hour this Saturday, 14 May 2011


At 2 pm ET, 11 am PT: click here:

Call-in Number: (646) 595-2125.


Participate wherever you in the world in an historic grassroots event, “Rethink Psychiatry,” from Portland, Oregon, USA. One of the main organizers is past-guest Marcia Meyers (photo upper right).

You can listen and call in via phone or web to be part of the excitement. 

David W. OaksHost David Oaks, director, MindFreedom International (right) will broadcast live from the MindFreedom exhibit booth. You can talk with participants who are giving workshops for human rights and alternatives in mental health. 

 For info on the “Rethink Psychiatry” event itself, click here.


How to Listen and Call-in Live, or Hear Archive Later


You can listen and call-in live and free by either computer or phone from anywhere in the world.


WHEN:  Today Saturday, 14 May 2011 – 60 minute show

  • USA: 11 am Pacific, 12 noon Mountain, 1 pm Central, 2 pm Eastern
  • UTC/GMT: 6 pm [18:00]
  • London/Dublin: 7 pm [19:00]
  • Berlin: 8 pm [20:00]
  • Auckland: 6 am 

AT THAT TIME CLICK HERE to listen and call in LIVE (or click after the show to hear archives):

To find your local time click here.


Your live calls, questions, comments, are welcome! 



Ask questions by phone, or e-mail questions to


Can’t get to a computer that day? No problem!

Back by popular demand: You can again use the call-in number just to listen, like a teleconference:

(646) 595-2125.


Online, you can join a live chat. 

You can also call in via your BlogTalkRadio web site or Skype. For tips on calling via Skype for free, click here:





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