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Gabor Gombos September 2013, speaks on Contemporary Disability Studies and Psychosocial Disabilities.

Gabor Gombos speaks at Amnesty International Ireland’s conference on supported decision-making in May 2013

Maths Jesperson (Swedish Personal Ombudsman System) speaking at Amnesty International Ireland’s conference on supported decision-making in May 2013.

Emancipatory Research

Gabor Gombos explains how emancipatory research is at the heart of disability rights advocacy and reform and must therefore become an integral part of any political process.

Forced Psychiatry

On March 4, 2013, UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, the UN’s top torture watchdog, warned nation states worldwide that forced psychiatric drugging and forced electroshock are against the spirit of international law.

Here are the questions asked of the United States by UN Human Rights Committee member Ms. Majodina, the answers from the US Delegation provided by Dr. Wanda K. Jones, and the followup by Ms. Majodina at the review of the United States under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

This video is of a presentation by Jim Gottstein at the 2011 PsychOUT conference in New York City, where he talks about how people’s constitutional rights not to be locked up and drugged or electroshocked against their will

 

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