Investigate, expose and correct pyschiatric violations of human rights in accordance with the United Nations' Universal Declarations of Human Rights (UNUDHR).
The Citizen's Commission on Human Rights investigates and exposes psychiatric violations of human rights. It works shoulder-to-shoulder with like-minded groups and individuals who share a common purpose to clean up the field of mental health. It shall continue to do so until psychiatry's abusive and coercive practices cease and human rights and dignity are returned to all.
CCHR's key role has been one of public information through its websites, press releases, free publications and brochures, and through providing studies and information to experts government officials and the media so people are properly aware of their rights. It also testifies before Congresses, state governments and Parliaments.
More information can be found on the CCHR Silicon Valley FaceBook group, or on their website at http://cchrsiliconvalley.org, and at the CCHR International FaceBook group and its website at http://cchr.org.
1. Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person (UNUDHR Article 3)
2. No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment (UNUDHR Article 5)
3. All are equal before the law and are entitled without any discrimination to equal protection of the law (UNUDHR Article 7)