WPSR members share why they are passionate about climate change and health in new video debuted at the WPSR Annual Dinner.Watch the video on YouTube
On Wednesday, WPSR aired an ad on KING 5 using the historic “Daisy Girl” ad from LBJ’s 1964 presidential campaign. The ad calls on the community to contact their Members of Congress and tell them to oppose the estimated trillion dollars of spending on a new nuclear arms race.Watch the ad and take action here
In late December, the UN General Assembly approved a resolution to convene negotiations in 2017 on a treaty banning nuclear weapons. This was a historic victory for nuclear disarmament advocates, including PSR, IPPNW and ICAN. We wholeheartedly support US engagement in these negotiations.Read PSR's press release »
In October, Shell Puget Sound Refinery withdrew its application to build a facility to receive Bakken crude oil by rail. WPSR and others in the Stand Up to Oil coalition were gearing up for public hearings on the project's environmental impacts when we heard the good news. Thank you to all who commented last year during the project’s scoping period. Together we are turning the tide on dirty fuels!Read more »
Join us at the home of WPSR members Diana and Don Storey for an informal discussion of WPSR's current priorities, including nuclear weapons and climate change; the ways we and our partners are working to address these challenges; and how you can help.
A three-day climate leadership training hosted by the Climate Reality Project, featuring Al Gore. Application deadline May 23.
"Whenever there is disturbance of this kind at a nuclear waste site, it’s always a matter of concern," said Laura Skelton, executive director of Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR), a group involved in educating the public about nuclear waste.Source: Quartz
Rep. Jayapal joined Rep. Lieu and Sen. Markey in affirming that the President should not have sole authority to launch a nuclear war, supported by a petition with nearly 500,000 signatures from across the country.
Rep. DelBene introduced H.R. 2231, which would establish a Joint Commission on North Korea to pursue multilateral, diplomatic solutions to the current, escalating crisis.
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Tell the EPA to protect our clean air and climate by safeguarding Clean Air Act regulations!
The Paris Climate Agreement puts the world on track to avoid dangerous climate change. Tell President Trump that leaving the accord puts polluters' interests before our health and welfare.