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  • ‘Stop the Shock’: FDA Director’s Home Beseiged by Disability Rights Activists

    http://www.dcmediagroup.us/2018/03/22/stop-shock-fda-directors-home-beseiged-disability-rights-activists/ Washington, DC — Disability rights activists have for the last two weeks made a tiny, nondescript park at 24th and I Streets NW into a temporary base of operations. “ADAPT Freedom Park,” as they’ve christened it, is nothing but a triangular sliver of grass bordered by tulip bulbs. Blankets, sleeping bags and inflated mattresses […]

  • Press Release – NATIONAL ADAPT ACTIVISTS GO TO FDA TO DEMAND IMMEDIATE ACTION TO BAN THE TORTURE DEVICES

    03/20/18 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — HAPPENING NOW For More Information: Mike Oxford: (785) 224-3865 Cal Montgomery: (312) 813-6816 Priya Penner: (585) 944-3086 Marilee Adamski-Smith: (715) 204-4152 WHO: National ADAPT WHAT: Disability Rights Protesters Demand FDA Release Long-Delayed Regulations to Ban Contingent Skin Shock WHERE: Food and Drug Administration WHEN: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 NATIONAL […]

  • Press Release – ADAPT Pushes Legislative Answer to Contingent Shock Torture

    03/20/18 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Mike Oxford: (785) 224-3865 Cal Montgomery: (312) 813-6816 Priya Penner: (585) 944-3086 Marilee Adamski-Smith: (715) 204-4152 WHO: National ADAPT WHAT: Disability Rights Activists Visit Capitol Hill to Talk to Energy and Commerce Committee and Key House Members About Smith Bill WHERE: Capitol Hill WHEN: Tuesday, March 20, […]

  • Press Release – ADAPT Throws Block Party for FDA Director Gottlieb’s Neighbors

    03/18/18 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For More Information: Mike Oxford: (785) 224-3865 Cal Montgomery: (312) 813-6816 (text only) Priya Penner: (585) 944-3086 Marilee Adamski-Smith: (715) 204-4152 WHO: National ADAPT WHAT: ADAPT activists invite Scott Gottlieb’s neighbors to get to know them at block party WHERE: Pennsylvania Ave and L St. NW, Washington, DC 20037 WHEN: […]

  • ADAPT Applauds Congressman Chris Smith’s Leadership in Ending the Abuse of Disabled People

    03/16/18 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – ACTION HAPPENING NOW For More Information: Mike Oxford: (785) 224-3865 Cal Montgomery: (312) 813-6816 (text only) Priya Penner: (585) 944-3086 Marilee Adamski-Smith: (715) 204-4152 WHO: National ADAPT & Congressman Chris Smith WHAT: New Jersey Congressman Chris Smith offers legislative solution to ending JRC’s abuse. WHERE: Rayburn House Office Building […]