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  • April 26, 2010
    Joint IPPNW / PSR Statement, April 2010

    International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW) and its US affiliate Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) are deeply disappointed in the Obama administration's opposition to the removal of US nuclear weapons stored in NATO countries.

  • April 21, 2010
    A Fork in the Road on Nuclear Weapons (Audio)

    Speaking in Maine features a talk by Col. Richard Klass (Ret.) and Dr. Ira Helfand of Physicians for Social Responsibility. They discuss medical and military perspectives on this question and other nuclear security issues.

    Source: Maine Public Broadcasting Network
  • April 20, 2010
    Nuclear weapons: historic opportunity to ensure they will never be used again

    States have an historic opportunity to bring the era of nuclear weapons to an end once and for all, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said today. Addressing diplomats in Geneva, the ICRC's president, Jakob Kellenberger, appealed to States to ensure that nuclear weapons are never used again.

    Source: International Committee of the Red Cross
  • April 15, 2010
    Four Medical and Environmental Cases for the Eradication of Nuclear Weapons

    IPPNW worked with PSR docs Vic Sidel and Ira Helfand to publish a briefing paper on four medical and environmental cases for the eradication of nuclear weapons.

    Source: Zero Is the Only Option
  • April 14, 2010
    Conference radiates awareness of nuclear proliferation dangers

    PSR member Dave Hall was among those rallying at Seattle University for an end to nuclear weapons.

    Source: Seattle University Spectator
  • April 9, 2010
    Obama's nuclear security budget should match his rhetoric

    An op-ed from PSR Executive Director Dr. Peter Wilk on President Obama's nuclear weapons policy.

    Source: Des Moines Register
  • April 8, 2010
    A New START unveiled; historic step towards the global elimination of nuclear weapons

    Early this morning, President Obama and President Medvedev signed the new Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) in Prague, Czechoslovakia. The treaty marks a unique and historic moment as Russia and the United States signal to the world that progress is being made toward a world free of nuclear weapons.

  • April 8, 2010
    A new START for the world

    An op-ed by PSR's Drs. Ira Helfand, Lynn Ringenberg, and Donald Mellman on the signing of the new START treaty between the US and Russia.

    Source: Tampa Tribune
  • April 6, 2010
    Experts frighten with nuclear what-ifs

    An article on PSR’s Dr. Ira Helfand’s visit to Bates College on his speaking tour of Maine, where he discussed the dangers of nuclear war.

    Source: Lewiston Sun Journal
  • April 5, 2010
    Two Nuclear Policy Experts in Maine to Discuss New US-Russia Treaty

    An interview with PSR’s Dr. Ira Helfand on the new START treaty.

    Source: Maine Public Broadcasting Network
  • April 5, 2010
    Obama Limits When U.S. Would Use Nuclear Arms

    The New York Times interview with President Obama on the Nuclear Posture Review and how it will re-focus the United States' security policy on reducing nuclear weapons' role in the world.

    Source: New York Times
  • March 31, 2010
    It takes two

    The Economist reports on President Obama's nuclear agenda noting that cutting arms is not enough, we need tougher non proliferation rules.

    Source: The Economist
  • March 26, 2010
    A New START unveiled; historic step towards the global elimination of nuclear weapons

    Today, President Obama announced that he would meet President Medvedev in Prague to sign the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) on April 8th, 2010. This treaty marks a unique and historic moment as Russia and the United States signal to the world that progress is being made toward a world free of nuclear weapons.

  • March 26, 2010
    Join Us in a Day of Action April 29, 2010

    Join PSR for our Day of Action as we work to protect the environment, secure a nuclear weapons free world and prevent massive nuclear and coal subsidies. Get involved with other physicians, scientists and concerned citizens to ensure a safer, healthier future.

  • March 26, 2010
    Federal agency likely to extend Honeywell contract to run KC nuclear parts plant

    Alicia Dressman of Kansas City PSR speaks out against a local nuclear weapons parts plant.

    Source: Kansas City Star
  • March 24, 2010
    Breakthrough Is Reported in U.S. Arms Pact With Russia

    President Obama and his Russian counterpart, President Dmitri A. Medvedev, have broken through a logjam in their arms control negotiations and expect to sign a new treaty in Prague next month that would slash American and Russian nuclear arsenals, officials from both nations said Wednesday.

    Source: The New York Times
  • March 18, 2010
    US nuclear policy; physicians' RX

    An op-ed by LA PSR board members L. Stephen Coles, MD, Ph.D. and Robert Dodge, MD on US nuclear policy.

    Source: Joplin Independent
  • February 25, 2010
    What everyone should know about nukes

    An op-ed by PSR Los Angeles Board member Dr. Robert Dodge on the Nuclear Posture Review.

    Source: The Herald News (Massachusetts)
  • February 3, 2010
    U.S., Russia Close In on Nuclear Treaty

    U.S. and Russian arms-control negotiators have reached an "agreement in principle" on the first nuclear-arms-reduction treaty in nearly two decades, administration and arms-control officials said Tuesday.

    Source: The Wall Street Journal
  • February 3, 2010
    Tauscher: Nuclear disarmament not the holy grail

    Speaking at the Global Zero non-proliferation summit in Paris today, Undersecretary of State Ellen Tauscher said that Washington and Moscow are in the "endgame" of negotiations to sign a successor strategic arms reduction treaty.

    Source: Politico
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  • April 25, 2014
    4th Annual Soul of Medicine Dinner
    Friday, April 25th. Chicago PSR's annual celebration, this year honoring Dr. David Ansell. Free for medical students.