MindFreedom Ireland Dublin Electroshock Protest

The MindFreedom Ireland Dublin protest is on Saturday, May 18th, at noon outside the GPO. Last year a similar protest was held for the first time in Dublin. MindFreedom Ireland has protested almost every year since 2007. We continue to protest because electroshock can cause cellular brain damage and dysfunction. It is assault and battery […]

Cork Electroshock Protest

https://www.facebook.com/MindFreedomIreland Cork Annual Electroshock Protest will take place on the Grand Parade outside the Peace Park at 3. p.m. on Saturday, May 25th. We thank all those who have joined us over the many years since our first protest in 2007. Electroshock causes cellular brain damage. It should not be used on any human being. […]

The Insanity Defense

“Another criticism involves the fact that courts frequently commit those acquitted of a crime to a mental institution. These institutions may have conditions as bad as, or worse than, a prison. Also, those held in mental institutions generally do not know if or when the institution will release them. According to Dr. Charles Patrick Ewing, […]


As the sands of 2023 run out and we are all a year older and wiser, it is time once again to report on the activities of MindFreedom Ireland as we conclude the 20th year of our existence. Over those years we have evolved from the innocent days when we naively thought we might in […]

MindFreedom Ireland Celebrates 20 Years Of Courageous Action For Human/Civil Rights.

As we approach the end of 2023, we are proud to be a small, very active affiliate of MindFreedom International. Above all, we value the freedom to be ourselves and unite with everyone who resists tyranny in any shape or form. https://drive.google.com/file/d/16N3epOQRVnNgbyNFa6-7XUxpMSFvZctz/view?usp=sharing We thank everyone who has been part of MindFreedom Ireland. We thank all […]


“Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive.” C.S. Lewis MindFreedom Ireland Alert When I first got to know Helena King, one of the first members of MindFreedom Ireland, she shared this quotation with me many times. She was forcefully taken from her home and […]

Be Aware

Breggin states psychiatric drugs, “… are all, every class of them, highly dangerous”. He asserts: “If neuroleptics were used to treat anyone other than mental patients, they would have been banned a long time ago. It is often because so many people who are labelled ‘mental patients’ receive so many neuroleptics that they become so […]

MindFreedom Ireland Alert

Important information Una Mary Quinilian is a long time supporter of MindFreedom. Her husbandCarlo passed on very shortly before she was arrested. She got in contactwith us and to quote her own words she let us know what happened to her.“I was arrested outside Mullingar hospital for a full hour. It was that hotGarda WH70; […]

Thank You

Thank you all very much for your valuable appreciation since we have changed our website. We are delighted with your comments, encouragement and support. Together we can be the change we want to see in this world. Mary Maddock www.mindfreedomireland.com