MindFreedom International News - 09 April 2009

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MindFreedom News - Nonviolent Revolution in Mental Health
http://www.mindfreedom.org/radio/protest  - please forward
 
Peaceful Protest is Theme of Next MindFreedom Live Web Radio - Free
 
This Saturday, 11 April 2009, MindFreedom Live Web Radio will have at 
least four guests leading nonviolent direct action, including:
 
** DARYL TRONES of Minnesota is helping to organize the protest on 
Friday, 1 May, 10 am to 2 pm, at Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda, of 
Ray Sandford's forced electroshock.
 
** MOLLY HOGAN of MindFreedom San Francisco is helping to organize 
protest of Americn Psychiatric Association on May 17, 1 pm, in front 
of Moscone Center.
 
** SARAH TRIANO is helping to organize protest of the Psycho Donuts 
store mis-use of terms about "mad people." Sarah is Executive 
Director of the Silicon Valley Independent Living Center.
 
** MARY MADDOCK of Cork, Ireland is supporting Mothers Day protests 
of electroshock in Ireland and Canada. Mary is on board of 
MindFreedom International.
 
And you! Your calls, questions, comments, are welcome.
 
Host is MindFreedom director DAVID W. OAKS, psychiatric survivor, who 
will be speaking at Minnesota and San Francisco protests.
 
How to listen and call-in to the live show:
Date: This Saturday, 11 April 2009
Time: 11 am Pacific, 12 noon Mountain, 1 pm Central, 2 pm Eastern 
USA, 6 pm [1800] London UTC/GMT. Show is 90 minutes.
 
Clickhere to listen and call in live: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/davidwoaks  
Call-In number: (646) 595-2125. Tell us how you will protest this 
Spring!
 
No computer to listen in that day? No problem. Use the call-in number 
just to listen!
 
Special news feature this show:
Ray Sandford's next forced outpatient electroshock is scheduled for 
USA Tax Day, just four days after the show. So this Saturday's radio 
show will include a review of the new "Ray Web of Link$" that 
MindFreedom has launched about individuals and agencies involved in 
Ray's life in some way, who are receiving taxpayer funds directly or 
indirectly.
 
Read a News Release about the Ray Web of Link$ here:
 http://www.mindfreedom.org/shield/ray/sanford-web
 
May is called "Mental Health Month." Make it "Protest is Good for 
Your Mind Month"!
 
So tune in for 90 minutes of focus on nonviolent direct action and 
the "mad movement," this Saturday, 11 April 2009. You can also e-mail 
questions and news to be read on the show at radio@mindfreedom.org.  
During the show you can network with other listeners via live chat.
 
And mark your calendar for every Second Saturday in 2009 for 
MindFreedom Live Free Mad Pride Radio!
 
If you miss a show, you can listen to archives via the show web link:
http://www.blogtalkradio.com/davidwoaks
 
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Then Support MindFreedom!
 
MindFreedom International is one of the few totally-independent 
nonprofit organizations in the mental health advocacy field, with 
zero funding from the mental health system, governments, drug 
companies or religions.
 
That means your membership and donation are crucial to MindFreedom 
International's campaigns for human rights alternatives.
 
Join or donate now:
http://www.mindfreedom.org/join-donate
 
Times are tough, so that makes it even more important that each and 
every person give what he or she can.
 
Benefits include MindFreedom Journal, special web and e-mail 
networking, discount on http://www.madmarket.org  purchases, 
MindFreedom Shield, member services office... and a nonviolent 
revolution in mental health.
 
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