Tag: psychiatric hospitals

210 Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

The use of psychiatric hospitals as prisons and reeducation centers in Soviet Russia was rampant in the 1960’s.  In an article by Sidney Bloch and Peter Reddaway written in 1973 called Russia’s Political Hospitals. The Abuse of Psychiatry in the Soviet Union it is stated that at least 210 political dissidents were placed in psychiatric care from […]