Past Events

Events which have already happened.  ABC Primetime – Mad Pride ABC plans to air a report on Mad Pride this Tuesday.  Free film: The Doctor Who Hears Voices The Green Your Mind Film Series Presents a free film, the Eugene premiere: “The Doctor Who Hears Voices.” Sponsored by: VALID, MindFreedom, Helios Network, Opal Network.  Mental…

Past Events

Events which have already happened.  UK Television Production Company Seeks Mad Pride Stories A Channel 4 TV company is developing a show about Mad Pride and is looking for stories.  PRAWI Education Day on Human Rights & Alternatives in Mental Health PRAWI of New Zealand is a sponsor group in MindFreedom International. Director Anna de…

MFI News

News related directly or indirectly to MindFreedom International. Victory for John Kelly! Forced Electroshock Stopped… So Far Apparently because of many complaints, the forced electroshock of John Kelly in Rockland Psychiatric Center has been prevented. Attorney Aaron Frishberg had issued an alert on 30 July 2007 alert about his client John Kelly facing more forced…

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Info MFI News News related directly or indirectly to MindFreedom International. Why I Oppose Texas House Bill 2212 and Forced Drugging From a MindFreedom member and forced drugging survivor who chooses to remain anonymous: FORCED DRUGGING VIOLATES BASIC HUMAN RIGHTS! Read More… **ACTION** Stop the spread of forced drugging! SAY NO TO TEXAS HOUSE BILL…

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Info MFI News News related directly or indirectly to MindFreedom International. Historic PsychOUT Event Promotes Activist Unity, Protests Electroshock [Updated 5 June 2010] Survivors of psychiatric human rights violations and their allies from more than five countries gathered for three days — from 7 to 9 May 2010 — in Toronto Canada for a conference…

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Info MFI News News related directly or indirectly to MindFreedom International. MindFreedom Shield Launched Online MindFreedom Members may now use a convenient online registration form to sign up for the MindFreedom Shield, a mutual support network to nonviolently defend one another from unwanted psychiatric procedures. Read More… MindFreedom Ireland testifies about psychiatric drugs to Irish…

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Info MFI News News related directly or indirectly to MindFreedom International. IAACM launched! Martin Luther King, Jr. called for an “International Association for Advancement of Creative Maladjustment” more than 10 times in his speeches and writing. What Time Magazine dismissed as a “half joke,” Mad Pride has made into a reality! Read More… Mary Maddock…

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Info MFI News News related directly or indirectly to MindFreedom International. May 2008 Protests of Electroshock Electroshock — also known as electroconvulsive therapy — was protested by MindFreedom members in Cork, Ireland; Ottawa, Canada; Montreal, Canada. Here are brief reports from each. Read More… MindFreedom Journal #48 available Issue includes news about Global, USA, Media,…

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Info MFI News News related directly or indirectly to MindFreedom International. MindFreedom International has hired Ronald Bassman, Psychiatric Survivor and Licensed Psychologist to be its Executive Director MindFreedom International has hired Ronald Bassman to be its Executive Director. Bassman is a psychiatric survivor and licensed psychologist who lives in Boulder, Colorado. He has been a…