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  • Humanitarian Campaign Going Strong

    Some exciting events have taken place in the nuclear disarmament world. Drs. Ira Helfand and Bob Dodge traveled to Sao Paulo to enlist support from Rotary International. The U.S. Conference of Mayors adopted a resolution "Calling for Effective Implementation of the NPT Disarmament Obligation and Redirection of Nuclear Weapons Spending to Meet the Needs of Cities." Plus, Pope Francis calls out nuclear weapons manufacturers.

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  • Supreme Court Overturns Mercury Pollution Rule

    The Supreme Court voted that the E.P.A., in creating a rule (strongly supported by PSR) to place caps on mercury and other toxic air pollutants, failed to consider early on the costs to industry. Fortunately, most utilities have already complied with the rule and reduced their air toxics pollution—and this decision will not have an impact on the Clean Power Plan.

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  • 2015 Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration events near you!

    August 6 and 9, 2015 mark the 70th anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings in Japan. PSR's new intern, Kristin Murdock, has created a calendar and map to make it easy to find an event near you. Join an event to support awareness of the devastating consequence of nuclear weapons and commemorate the innocent lives lost due to these weapons of mass destruction.

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  • Climate Health Summit: Creating Health Leaders on Climate Change

    Exciting training on climate and health and advocacy skills for the health benefits of climate solutions, Sept. 20, 2015, followed by a Legislator Education day, Sept. 21 in Washington D.C. All health professionals and students welcome! Organized by PSR, George Mason Univ. Program of Climate Change and Health, Health Care without Harm, CA Public Health Institute and Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments. Sponsored by APHA, Trust for America’s Health, Amer. Psychological Assn.

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