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.
Arizona Physicians for Social Responsibility will be a co-sponsor of the viewing of the Sundance Film Festival's "Official Selection" award winning new film "The Last Mountain".
This dramatic documentary film, produced by Robert Kennedy Jr, depicts the devastating consequences of mountaintop removal mining of coal in Appalachia. These include severe environmental impacts, effects on human health and the future of jobs in these communities. View the trailer for the film at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ao-2XzU3cAw
The film will be screened at The Loft, an independent Sundance theater, in Tucson, AZ on Wednesday evening, August 24, at an event starting at 6:30 PM. (Film at 7:30 and followed by a panel discussion). There will be tables and representation from a number of community and environmental organizations. The event's organizer is the Southern Arizona Green Chamber of Commerce. Arizonans, and visitors, be sure to attend!
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.
This guide from PSR Arizona provides citizens of Southern Arizona with a comprehensive list of resources to help prepare for and build resilience in the face of extreme climate emergencies. It also provides information on how to help reduce and help stop further climate change. Read more »
The Toolkit is a combination of easy-to-use reference guides for health providers and user-friendly health education materials on preventing exposures to toxic chemicals and other substances that affect infant and child health. Read more »
PSR Arizona President Barbara Warren, MD, MPH, discusses clean energy. Read more »