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  • Thanks to You...

    National PSR has met its coal match goals! We owe a debt of gratitude to our stalwart members and supporters.

    Our Michigan, Maryland and Florida chapters will continue to raise funds for their work to close some of the dirtiest coal plants in their states. We'll keep you posted on their progress.

  • A Victory for Public Health and for Our Climate!

    On August 18th, the Oregon Department of State Lands denied a key permit to Ambre Energy, the corporation that proposes to export over 8 million tons of coal each year by transporting it through Oregon and the Columbia Gorge. Oregon PSR and many activists helped score a big win for the health and safety of all Oregonians, the Columbia River, and for our planet's climate.

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  • Send PSR's "No Nuke" message to your legislators!

    Working as a team, PSR leaders amplified our call for a global ban on nuclear weapons -- with 17 local guest editorials and blogs in 11 states, plus four national outlets such as CNN and Huffington Post. Please present this message to your elected officials by forwarding one or more of these articles to them.

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  • PSR Testifies at EPA Hearings on Carbon Rule

    PSR chapters, board, staff and interns all turned out to testify before the Environmental Protection Agency, voicing support for EPA's proposal to limit carbon pollution from power plants. At four hearings around the country, PSR speakers also urged the EPA to stress energy efficiency and renewable energy sources as the best ways to reduce carbon emissions, and to reject nuclear power and "fracked" natural gas as alternatives to coal. See video clips, photos, written testimonies and news coverage here.

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Nuclear Weapons

Join our campaign! 124 nations favor banning nuclear weapons based on their humanitarian impact. If you agree, click here.

Environment and Health

This summer, PSR is building support for the EPA’s proposed rule to reduce carbon pollution from power plants by 30 percent. For further information on this exciting opportunity, and to draft your comment to the EPA, read more.

Safe Energy

The Safe Energy program focuses on protecting public health, taxpayer dollars, and national security by preventing the construction of expensive, dirty, and dangerous new nuclear reactors.

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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.

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Learn about the impacts of hydraulic fracturing on human health, communities, and the planet.
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