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When natural gas and oil are extracted, methane -- a potent greenhouse gas -- leaks into the atmosphere from the wells, compressors, pipes and other infrastructure. Tell EPA to regulate methane now!
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: 7474 Greenway Center Drive Suite 1100
Host: Dr. Rakesh Sahni
A 20 minute video of "Humanitarian Consequences of a Nuclear War" by Dr. Ira Helfand will be presented, followed by a discussion, "How Militarism kills without war" by Dr. Mohammad A. Khalid, President of the Washington DC chapter. Dinner will be served.
Email your representative to oppose an amendment that would allow for a new nuclear submarine slush fund.
To speed up action on disarmament, the Republic of Marshall Islands filed suit against all nine nuclear weapons states. Sign our petition to support this tiny but brave nation!
Mohammad A Khalid, DC Metro PSR; Aminah Hoti, an interfaith scholar from Cambridge University; and Sarah Peck, Director of US-Pakistan woman council. Read more »
The newly generated data on the decline in agricultural production that would follow a limited, regional nuclear war in South Asia support the concern that more than one billion people would be in danger of starvation. Epidemic disease and further conflict spawned by such a famine would put additional hundreds of millions at risk. Read more »