Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
Our nation's clean water policy should provide all communities with access to healthy, safe water by protecting the streams and wetlands that contribute to our drinking water supply.
Congress & The Administration
October 17, 2014
Groups sue EPA over failure to reduce air pollution
The complaint, filed in the U.S. District Court in San Francisco, is on behalf of several groups, including the Sierra Club, the Center for Biological Diversity and Physicians for Social Responsibility.
August 9, 2014
Clean Power Plan is winner on many fronts
A letter to the editor from PSR Board Member Dr. Alan Lockwood on the EPA's new carbon rule and the need for action on climate change.
Source: The Buffalo News
July 30, 2014
Improving Pittsburgh's Air Quality
A radio interview with PSR's Dr. Alan Lockwood, who says the EPA's new Clean Power Plan will improve air quality and save lives.
June 28, 2014
Strong EPA rule needed to cut greenhouse gases
A letter to the editor from PSR member Lisa Iannucci on the need for a strong carbon rule from the EPA.
Source: Ashbury Park Press
June 2, 2014
The Fight Against Climate Change Defines Our Future
An op-ed from PSR's Dr. Alan Lockwood on the importance of fighting climate change. Vote for Dr. Lockwood's piece in the Debate Club.
Source: US News & World Report
Time for Real Change on Nuclear Weapons, Global Warming, and Toxic Chemical Policies
With a new administration and Congress comes the opportunity for the U.S. to take global leadership in working toward the elimination of all nuclear weapons, and for dramatic reductions in global greenhouse gases and environmental toxins.
PSR has put together a packet of briefing materials on these core issues that you can use to educate yourself, your community and your Congressional representatives.
Click here to download:
- Reduce Carbon Pollution -- Support a Strong EPA Rule
Guided by the values and expertise of medicine and public health, Physicians for Social Responsibility works to protect humanity from the gravest threats to health and survival. Right now, you can make a difference by registering your comments on the EPA's new Clean Power rule to limit carbon from existing coal-burning power plants. Just click the button to get started.
- Let Diplomacy Work with Iran!
Please tell your representative and senators to resist Congressional meddling with crucial negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program.
More action alerts»
Climate Action Webinar
Recent PSR webinar focusing on communicating climate change effectively through letters to the editor. Read more »
PSR Testimony on EPA Carbon Rule
PSR representatives testified before the EPA in support of EPA’s proposal to limit carbon pollution from power plants and urged the EPA to emphasize efficiency and renewable energy. Read the testimony and watch video clips. Read more »
Chemical Reform and CICA
The health of all Americans is the primary objective of chemical policy reform. That reform effort is now underway – and it has serious implications for doctors, nurses, and other health care providers. Read more »
In the Spotlight
July 17, 2014
Our Best Opportunity to Cut Climate Change
We need you to take action now! Tell the EPA that its proposed rule to cut carbon pollution from power plants Is vitally important and on the right track – but can be strengthened.