The following articles provide further information on the Violence Initiative, and on psychiatry’s intersection with racial politics.

Fenfluramine studies on inner-city children

RECENT FDA DECISION HIGHLIGHTS ETHICAL ISSUES IN DRUG RESEARCH ON CHILDREN  by Peter R. Breggin, M.D.  April 21, 1998   The FDA has put the interests of drug companies and the psychiatric research establishment ahead of those of America’s children. It is time for the public and concerned professionals to […]

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In Genes We Trust: When Science Bows to Racism

In Genes We Trust: When Science Bows to Racism by BARRY MEHLER E-mail the author at: published in Reform Judaism (Winter 1994) pp. 10-14; 77-79. Revised and republished The Public Eye (March 1995); RaceFile 3 #3 (May-June 1995), pp. 53-54; Networking: A Publication of the Fight The Right Network […]

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Court Order Halts Some Research in Psychiatry

The New York Times December 27, 1996, page A1 By PHILIP J. HILTS NEW YORK — In a decision that has forced the cancellation of at least 10 research projects, a New York state appeals court has found the state’s rules governing psychiatric experiments on children and the mentally ill […]

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