“On first glance, political abuse of psychiatry appears to represent a straightforward and uncomplicated story: the deployment of medicine as an instrument of repression. Psychiatric incarceration of mentally healthy people is uniformly understood to be a particularly pernicious form of repression, because it uses the powerful modalities of medicine as tools of punishment, and it compounds a deep affront to human rights with deception and fraud. Doctors who allow themselves to be used in this way (certainly as collaborators, but even as victims of intimidation) betray the trust of society and breach their most basic ethical obligations as professionals.” (1)

References

1. Richard Bonnie. Political Abuse of Psychiatry in the Soviet Union and in China: Complexities and Controversies. J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 2002; 30:136–44.

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“We cannot negotiate with people who say what’s mine is mine and what’s yours is negotiable.” John F. Kennedy

Chaos Theory and Pharmacology

Articles violated by those who planned and executed my forced psychiatric treatment (December 8, 2014)

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Article 3.

  • Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person

Article 5.

  • No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment.

Article 8.

  • Everyone has the right to an effective remedy by the competent national tribunals for acts violating the fundamental rights granted him by the constitution or by law.

Article 9.

  • No one shall be subjected to arbitrary arrest, detention or exile.

Article 10.

  • Everyone is entitled in full equality to a fair and public hearing by an independent and impartial tribunal, in the determination of his rights and obligations and of any criminal charge against him.

Article 12.

  • No one shall be subjected to arbitrary interference with his privacy, family, home or correspondence, nor to attacks upon…

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