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No more torture as treatment at MA school

FDA bans devices used to shock students with disabilities as “treatment” at Massachusetts school Yes – this is cause for celebration! Disability Rights International (DRI) has been working to stop this barbaric practice at the Judge Rotenberg Center for more than

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Dear DRI Friend & Supporter, Thank you. Because of your support of our work, we have made much progress towards our Worldwide Campaign to End the Institutionalization of Children. The world over, governments, charities, NGOs, and other donors are ending

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Worldwide Children’s Campaign

Worldwide Children’s Campaign

Raúl Montoya, Colectivo Chuhcan

Disability Rights International “[…] refuses to accept that the disabled in poor countries should be consigned to lives of torture.”

The Washington Post

“Disability Rights International […] convincingly documents, with heartbreaking photos and videos, practices that it calls torture.”

The New York Times