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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
Historic Action Taken By Portland City Council to Protect our Health and ClimateRead more
Guided by the values and expertise of medicine and public health, Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) works to protect human life from the gravest threats to health and survival by striving to end the nuclear threat, advance environmental health, protect our climate and promote peace.
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 »
Read about some of the tremendous victories our programs are having in the Spring 2016 edition of The Folded Crane.
A new study shows Bellingham and Longview terminals would harm communities along rail route.Source: Sightline Institute
Thanks so much to all Oregon PSR members who called and emailed your elected representatives in support of this important legislation!
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