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  • Talk with Tenney: A Conversation with Sue Clark

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  • Talk with Tenney: A Conversation with Jim Gottstein

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    Jim Gottstein grew up in Anchorage, Alaska.  After graduating from West Anchorage High School in 1971, he attended the University of Oregon and graduated with honors (BS, Finance) in 1974.  From there he attended Harvard Law School graduating in 1978 with a J.D. degree.  Mr. Gottstein's career has evolved from emphasizing business matters and public land law, with mental health representation and advocacy as an adjunct, to increasing emphasis on mental health advocacy and representation.
    Since late 2002, Mr. Gottstein has devoted the bulk of his time pro bono to the Law Project for Psychiatric Rights (PsychRights) whose mission is to mount a strategic litigation campaign against forced psychiatric drugging and electroshock across the United States. Starting, in 2004, Jim has made addressing the alarming and horrific increase in the psychiatric drugging of children and youth a high priority.
    For more information on Jim's work please see www.psychrights.org

  • Talk with Tenney: A Conversation with Kathie Cascio

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    Kathie Cascio, a survivor of the psychiatric industry and human rights activist is passionate about the Movement.  Kathie has been involved with WE THE PEOPLE In Remembrance of Esmin Green who was murdered-by-neglect at Kings County Hospital Center Psychiatric Emergency Room, June 19, 2008; psychOUT: A Conference for Organizing Resistnace Against Psychiatry; Bastille Day demonstrations and vigils to speak out agains psychiatric oppression and celebrate the human spirit. 
    Kathie is a survivor of elctroshock, and is totally against the use of ECT, shock, and all forms of forced treatment.  Join us to talk about how our movement can thrive, end the use of electroshock and all forced psychiatry.

  • Records Preservation: Are We Losing Access to Records? with Jan Alpert

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    Jan Alpert, the chair of the Records Preservation and Access Committe (RPAC), joins Jane this evening to talk about the organization and its mission to preserve open access to records around the country. Jan will discuss the Genealogists' Declaration of Rights, which was announced at the NGS Conference in Richmond, Virginia in May; what it means to genealogists as records are increasingly being closed to the public; and what we can do to help keep records available to us and maintain privacy as the same time. She'll tell us where the current hot spots around the country are.
     

  • Talk with Tenney: A Conversation with Sharon Crestinger

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    Topic: Brutality.
     
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