Monthly Archives: November 2011

Antipsychotic Drugs in Foster Care

Want foster kids to behave? Give them harsh tranquilizers developed for schizophrenic patients!

According to a shocking new study published in the journal Pediatrics, foster children are being prescribed cocktails of powerful antipsychotic drugs, even if they’re not mentally ill and they don’t have any psychiatric symptoms. In fact, they’re given the drugs just as frequently as some of the most mentally disabled youngsters on Medicaid.

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ABSOLUTELY BRUTAL: POLICE YANKING STUDENTS HAIR, UC DAVIS, CALIFORNIA


Great coverage of the aftermath with the “chancellor” Click

Open Letter to the Chancellor:
Excerpt:
I am writing to tell you in no uncertain terms that there must be space for protest on our campus. There must be space for political dissent on our campus. There must be space for civil disobedience on our campus. There must be space for students to assert their right to decide on the form of their protest, their dissent, and their civil disobedience—including the simple act of setting up tents in solidarity with other students who have done so. There must be space for protest and dissent, especially, when the object of protest and dissent is police brutality itself. You may not order police to forcefully disperse student protesters peacefully protesting police brutality. You may not do so. It is not an option available to you as the Chancellor of a UC campus. That is why I am calling for your immediate resignation.

ABSOLUTELY BRUTAL: POLICE BEAT Berkley CALIFORNIA STUDENTS

Open Letter to the Chancellor:
Excerpt: UC Davis Associate Professor
I am writing to tell you in no uncertain terms that there must be space for protest on our campus. There must be space for political dissent on our campus. There must be space for civil disobedience on our campus. There must be space for students to assert their right to decide on the form of their protest, their dissent, and their civil disobedience—including the simple act of setting up tents in solidarity with other students who have done so. There must be space for protest and dissent, especially, when the object of protest and dissent is police brutality itself. You may not order police to forcefully disperse student protesters peacefully protesting police brutality. You may not do so. It is not an option available to you as the Chancellor of a UC campus. That is why I am calling for your immediate resignation.

Sheriff Mack: County Sheriff’s Project Taking back America One Sheriff at a time!

Sheriff Mack: County Sheriff’s Project Taking back America One Sheriff at a time!