Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.
Coal Mining: The Toxic Risk
December 16, 2011
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: MTA building, 480 Commercial Drive, Palmer
PSR is working
with our friends in Alaska Community Action on Toxics to provide information on
the dangers to health posed by proposed
coal strip mining in the Matanuska-Susitna
Valley. If you are anywhere in the Anchorage area, please
consider attending their event to learn:
coal dust is toxic, and how residents from the Mat-Su to Anchorage may be
community health risks associated with coal mining
efforts to address community health concerns
If all goes well, you’ll
view a powerful new slideshow by Dr. Alan Lockwood, PSR national board member and
primary author of Coal’s Assault on Human Health.
In the Spotlight
March 25, 2016
What now, after the Supreme Court stay?
The Supreme Court in February 2016 issued a "stay," or a temporary suspension, of the Clean Power Plan while a lower court reviews this legal challenge. This situation raises many questions.