September 15, 2015
Security News & Views ~ September Edition
September 9, 2015
Area physician to participate in United Nations panel on nuclear disarmament
Dr. Ira Helfand, an area doctor and past president of Physicians for Social Responsibility, will participate in a United Nations panel on nuclear disarmament Thursday at the U.N. headquarters in New York.
August 20, 2015
Let’s Be Clear. There Is No Surviving a Nuclear War.
An op-ed co-authored by PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand.
August 18, 2015
Security News & Views ~ Special Hiroshima/Nagasaki Edition
Here's our top 10 picks from the 70 anniversary Hiroshima/Nagasaki media wave. Happy Reading!
August 14, 2015
Hiroshima-Nagasaki 70th Anniversary Media Wave
PSR-generated media hits on the 70th anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings.
August 13, 2015
Hiroshima Anniversary Media Coverage
A letter to the editor by Western North Carolina PSR's Dr. Lew Patrie.
Source: Asheville Citizen-Times
August 13, 2015
As long as nuclear weapons exist, we're on the brink of self annihilation
An op-ed by Chesapeake PSR Board Member Dr. Arthur Milholland on the anniversary of the Hiroshima-Nagasaki bombings.
Source: Baltimore Sun
August 8, 2015
A clear and present danger
An op-ed by PSR Board Member Dr. Robert Dodge on the continuing threat of nuclear weapons.
Source: The Hill
August 7, 2015
Hiroshima, Nagasaki, a contemporary Crucifixion
A report on local Hiroshima/Nagasaki commemorations sponsored by PSR Kansas City.
Source: National Catholic Reporter
August 2, 2015
What Obama should say on Hiroshima anniversary
An op-ed from PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand.
August 1, 2015
It's time to ban nuclear weapons
An op-ed from Oregon PSR's Sean Tenney.
Source: The Oregonian
July 28, 2015
PSR Security News & Views ~ July Edition
Here are the top 10 nuclear disarmament news articles and opinion pieces for the month of July. Happy reading!
July 15, 2015
World's supply of nuclear weapons a threat
A letter to the editor from PSR President Lynn Ringenberg, MD, FAAP.
Source: Tampa Bay Times
July 14, 2015
PSR Welcomes the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Regarding Iran's Nuclear Program
Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) applauds the historic agreement made between the P5+1 and Iran that was announced this morning. This agreement will curb Iran’s ability to obtain nuclear weapons capability by blocking all pathways to the bomb, in exchange for the easing of economic sanctions.
June 23, 2015
PSR Security News & Views ~ June Edition
Here are the top 10 nuclear disarmament news articles and opinion pieces for the month of June. Happy reading!
June 11, 2015
Abolishing Nuclear Arms
A letter to the editor from PSR's Dr. Bob Gould.
Source: New York Times
May 29, 2015
This Huffington Post piece quotes PSR's Dr. Robert Dodge on nuclear disarmament.
Source: Huffington Post
May 5, 2015
Nuclear Hotseat #202: PSR's Nukebusters Film Competition
PSR's Martin Fleck and Christine Herrmann talk to the Nuclear Hotseat Podcast about the Nukebusters Short Film Contest. (Interview starts about halfway through.)
Source: Nuclear Hotseat
April 16, 2015
Rally protests paying for nukes
"The idea is to talk about where our spending priories are and why we have enough money to support an unusable doomsday weapons arsenal when we don't have enough money to support basic human needs," said Maureen McCue, the creator of the protest and a coordinator for Iowa PSR.
Source: Daily Iowan
February 25, 2015
What would happen if an 800-kiloton nuclear warhead detonated above midtown Manhattan?
Analysis co-authored by PSR Senior Scientist Steven Starr.
Source: Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists