I am proud to announce that after a (too long) hiatus, this blog is back...with a vengeance!
After a successful bill hearing, we are still waiting for our rights legislation to be reported OUT of Committee in the Massachusetts Legislature. (Things move glacially slow). I'm afraid the advance word is that the bill will be compromised in some way, but I remain optimistic.
Anyway, it is clear to me that without grass-roots activism and a more confrontative (but ALWAYS nonviolent) approach is necessary. The hospital industry is stronger than ever, and using its clout to deny a whole population their basic dignity and humanity. It may be very difficult to oppose them, but I and many others know that we must try...
Anyway, I will soon be adding some detailed information that correlates to the recent "Bipolar Nation" radio program I was honored to be a guest on a few weeks ago. Here's a link to that program: