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Read all about the great work that Oregon PSR is doing to create a healthier and more peaceful world in the Fall 2016 edition of our newsletter, The Folded Crane.Read more
We are excited to announce our 9th annual Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship. Any 11th or 12th grade Oregon high school student may enter by submitting an original essay, poem, or narrative work in response to the following question: “How would you solve the public health crisis of gun violence?”Read more
The City of Seattle has passed Resolution 31667 supporting clean and safe electricity production and opposing the use of fossil fuels and new nuclear energy.Read more
Congratulations to the 2016 Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship Winners and thanks to keynote speaker, Dahr Jamail, and all who came out to celebrate these leaders for peace, justice and climate sanity.Read more
Oregon PSR works to end the threat of nuclear weapons, educate about the health effects of war and encourage young people to consider their role in creating a peaceful future through our peace writing contest.More on Peace »
We are exposed to environmental toxicants every day; in our food, water, the air we breathe, and the personal care products we absorb through our skin. For some of these chemicals, such as lead and mercury, there is no known threshold of "safe" exposure, while for others we lack even basic information about risks of exposure.More on Environmental Health »
Current goals for the Washington and Oregon PSR Joint Nuclear Power Task Force include closing the Columbia Generating Station, the Northwest's only remaining nuclear power plant, and blocking construction of new nuclear power plants in our region.More on Nuclear Power »
The destabilization of Earth’s climate is a grave threat to human health. Advocating for a life-sustaining planet, Oregon PSR works for a rapid transition to a highly efficient, low-carbon society which will provide direct improvements to public health.More on Healthy Climate »
Oregon PSR and other environmental and public health groups oppose a proposal for Marion County to burn Portland garbage in local incinerators.
Last year the city passed a resolution to oppose the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure. The next step was to develop draft rules that are legally enforceable. This has been done, and Council members voted 3-0 to pass the resulting amendments.
City council vote signals big victory for healthy climate for all.
On International Human Rights Day, we will join together as a community that embraces one another and commits to stand against any and all forms of racism, profiling, targeting, deportations, registries, and discrimination.
Please join us for this upcoming candlelight vigil to take a stand for compassion and justice for all people
Join us for an Oregon PSR holiday party potluck in the spirit of reflection and celebration!
The fight to stop the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL) and protect water resources complements the work Oregon PSR and partners are doing here in the Pacific Northwest to stop the transport of oil by rail.
Join us in building a healthy environment and promoting sensible security policies. Make a donation to Oregon PSR today