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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
Read about some of the tremendous victories our programs are having in the Spring 2016 edition of The Folded Crane.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 »
Huge thanks to everyone who helped ensure the passage of Portland's historic City Council Resolution on fossil fuels in November 2015 and who attended the September 13th hearing on Fossil Fuel Amendments that can help bring our model resolution to fruition.
The City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability released a new draft of proposed changes to the City’s code that are meant to implement Portland’s landmark fossil fuel policy, passed nine months ago.
Our sincere appreciation to the speakers, performers, planners, attendees, and financial supporters of our 2016 memorial event.
As part of the run up to the Cleaner Air Oregon rulemaking, the Oregon DEQ has conducted a series of public forums throughout the state. The final forum is coming up in early October. Before the event, clean air advocacy groups will host a rally to communicate a vision for how we can achieve clean, healthy air in our communities.
Join our community partners on October 19th for the 27th Annual Salem Peace Lecture featuring Dr. Robin DiAngelo.
Paying the Price for Peace exposes the truth about the United States' addiction to war and the lies it perpetuates in order to wage ongoing violence. The film features the voices of S. Brian Willson and other high-profile antiwar activists, including many military veterans.
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?”
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