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Dr. Peter Breggin

Biography:

Peter R. Breggin, M.D. is a Harvard-trained psychiatrist and former full-time consultant with NIMH who is in private practice in Ithaca, New York. Dr. Breggin also acts a medical expert in criminal, malpractice and product liability legal cases. He has been involved in landmark cases on behalf of patient rights in regard to antidepressants, antipsychotic drugs and tardive dyskinesia, electroshock, and lobotomy.

Past Shows:

Nixon's Secrets

Political consultant Roger Stone discussed his latest work uncovering untold truths about Richard Nixon, including his campaigns, presidency, and Watergate. If it hadn't been for Watergate, Nixon might have been considered one of the best US presidents, Stone argued. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin, talked about the problem of depression and suicide in relation to the recent death of Robin Williams, who hung himself. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Psychiatric Drugs/ UFO Disclosure

In the first half, Dr. Peter Breggin reported on problems associated with psychiatric drugs. A new study found that warnings about the risk of suicides in teenagers prescribed antidepressants may have backfired. In the latter half, UFO disclosure activist Stephen Bassett spoke about his 2013 Citizen Hearing on Disclosure and his plans moving forward. What's planned next is the Congressional Hearing Initiative. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Supernatural Realms & Psychic Work

Psychic medium Darrin Owens discussed his lifetime of work with the supernatural as well as the various planes of existence in which paranormal entities reside. In the first hour, author and psychiatrist Dr. Peter Breggin reacted to the recent study which claimed that meditation can provide people with an edge in becoming more successful. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Psychology of Bullying

In the first half, psychiatrist Dr. Peter Breggin talked about the problem of bullying. Bullies typically come from a position of feeling shamed, worthless, or powerless he said, and "the worst bullies...have been humiliated by their caregivers." Appearing during the third hour, innovator in mental health and addiction recovery programs, Lee McCormick, spoke about his documentary Dreaming Heaven, which explores shamanic experiences and spiritual awakenings. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Search for Exoplanets

Science writer Lee Billings chronicled the race to discover the first habitable planet beyond our solar system, and the research of the men and women who are seeking out life among the stars. First hour guest, psychiatrist Dr. Peter Breggin talked about a rise in people behaving strangely, such as the woman who tried to ram a security barrier near the White House. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Cybernetics/ NSA Spying

During the first half, Professor of Cybernetics at the University of Reading, England, Kevin Warwick spoke about advances in artificial intelligence, robotics and cyborgs. In the latter half, reporter David Seaman discussed the breaking news about whistleblower Edward Snowden, and the ramification of his disclosures regarding NSA surveillance of American citizens via the Internet and telephone. ... More »

Host: George Noory

MERS, Sinkholes, & Crop Circles

Investigative reporter Linda Moulton Howe discussed a new coronavirus called MERS, a link between the boom mystery, increasing frequency of sinkholes, and earth changes, as well as updates on crop circles, and the dire honey bee situation. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin reacted to a report that shouting helps you win arguments. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Control & World Events

Documentary filmmaker and alternative media activist Alex Jones spoke about the forces controlling world events, and the dark path laid out by the 'Globalists' including transhumanism, drones, surveillance, GMOs, and vaccines. He also discussed the recent bombing at the Boston Marathon. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin talked about the emotion of hatred and what's behind it. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Satanic Ritual Abuse

Former Chaplain at the University of Akron PD, Russ Dizdar, discussed Satanic ritual abuse (SRA) and how many cases of multiple personality disorder are the results of occult programming. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin talked about the recent shootings and their possible relationship to psychiatric drugs. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Newtown School Shooting/ Open Lines

In the first hour, research scientist John Lott reacted to the Newtown school shooting and, in the second hour, author and psychologist Dr. Peter Breggin shared his thoughts on the tragedy. Open Lines followed for the remainder of the program. ... More »

Host: George Noory

UFO Encounters & Evidence

Former White House/Air Force One engineer for ABC News, Wilbur Allen, discussed his recent trips to investigate Area 51 and Sedona, his telepathic encounters with UFOs, and analysis of various sightings. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin talked about the high levels of psychological stress people have been facing, as a result of Hurricane Sandy, and other issues. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Psych. Drugs/ Mental States

In the first half, author and psychiatrist, Dr. Peter Breggin, discussed the harmful long term effects of psychiatric drugs. In the latter half, Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Peter Fairfield, talked about his work connecting people with the multi-dimensional wisdom of their body. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Undercover Police & Drugs

Former undercover police officer with the San Jose PD, Ted Sumner, discussed his work under deep cover infiltrating various drug trafficking organizations, and why he believes the War on Drugs is making things worse for the United States. First hour guest, psychiatrist Dr. Peter Breggin spoke about the importance of happiness, and how a lot of mental illness is related to people's loss of optimism, in which they fall into a state of emotional hopelessness. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Advanced Beings & Reincarnation

Interdisciplinary cosmologist Paul Von Ward discussed his scientific research on how "advanced beings" (ABs) have influenced our history by shaping our genes & technology, and providing the impetus for modern civilization. Rather than extraterrestrials, he prefers the term ABs, which could include ETs, 'ancient astronauts,' interdimensional beings, as well as advanced Earth species. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin commented on the news that a Canadian judge agreed that Prozac contributed to a teen murder. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Nuclear Attacks

Author Bob Gleason, an expert on 2012, talked about his extensive research into post-nuclear apocalypse and how current events are aligning to provide a very real possibility of a nuclear event in the United States. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin discussed panic attacks, in which people feel a tremendous sense of anxiety, helplessness, dread, or disaster that can immobilize them. ... More »

Host: George Noory

Prophecy & Disasters

Authority on Nostradamus and prophetic traditions, John Hogue, discussed how September will be the most dramatic month of the year with seismic activity hitting not only nature, but the economy, politics, and the Middle East. First hour guest, Dr. Peter Breggin talked about the 'road rage' epidemic, and its connection with anti-depressant drugs, such as SSRIs. These drugs can stimulate a kind of agitation inside a person, so that they're easily triggered into doing something that they wouldn't ordinarily do, such as road rage behavior, he reported. ... More »

Host: George Noory

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