Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
The Papal Encyclical calls all of us to protect life and the planet! Write a Letter to the Editor and stand in solidarity with the Pope's call for climate action.
PSR Arizona will co-sponsor a University of Arizona based workshop on Social and Economic Injustices of Coal and Uranium mining/processing on lands of indigenous peoples. Film viewings and story telling and Navajo and Hopi speakers around the films "Return of Navajo Boy" and "Power Paths". These public and university faculty and student events will be followed by teaching by the speakers in classrooms of many related academc programs on campus.
A special screening of two films that address the social, health, and environmental effects of energy production on Tribal Communities of the Southwest. Followed by a panel discussion with Tribal Elders and energy experts in Arizona.
3-5pm Return of the Navajo Boy
Film Screening and Panel Discussion at School of Music, Crowder Hall
The story of the Cly Family, whose history in pictures reveals an incredible and ongoing struggle with environmental contamination from uranium mining on tribal land in Monument Valley, Utah.
6-9pm Power Paths
Film Screening and Panel Discussion at Center for Creative Photography, Room 108
A unique glimpse into the global energy crisis from the perspective of an intertribal coalition as they fight to transform their local economies by replacing coal mines and smog-belching power plants with renewable energy technologies.
Housing available. Call Barbara Warren at 520-325-3983 for more info.
Tell the president we need strong coal power plant wastewater rules in order to safeguard our water from arsenic, mercury and other toxic chemicals.
Help fend off catastrophic climate disruption. Write your U.S. senators, urging them to reject proposals to weaken and delay the Clean Power Plan.
PSR's sixth Climate Health Action Team webinar features Hannah Hunt and Michael Goggin of American Wind Energy Association and PSR's Dr. Maureen McCue talking about the economics and health benefits of wind energy. Read more »
Why EPA needs to finalize the strongest rule to stop water pollution from power plants. Read more »
PSR's Dr. Catherine Thomasson joined other public health leaders and Senator Boxer to oppose the inadequate Udall-Vitter toxic chemicals bill (S. 697) and call for real reform that will protect public health. Read more »