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  • May 16, 2014
    The Nuclear Zero Lawsuits: Who will speak for the people?

    An op-ed on the Marshall Islands lawsuit by PSR-Los Angeles Board Member Dr. Robert Dodge and Nobel Laureate Jody Williams.

    Source: The Hill
  • May 13, 2014
    EPA rules can help protect children

    An op-ed from PSR's Dr. Lynn Ringenberg on new emissions standards for coal-fired power plants.

    Source: The Tallahassee Democrat
  • May 12, 2014
    Nuclear Energy Is Not a Solution for Global Warming

    PSR member and climate scientist Alan Robock lays out the reasons to work for clean, safe energy, not nuclear power.

    Source: Huffington Post
  • May 8, 2014
    Debating the Merits of Nuclear Power

    A letter to the editor from PSR's Drs. Catherine Thomasson and Ira Helfand.

    Source: New York Times
  • May 4, 2014
    Ukraine crisis puts focus on danger of nuclear war

    An op-ed from PSR Board Member Dr. Ira Helfand.

    Source: Des Moines Register
  • April 29, 2014
    David vs. Goliath: A tiny tribe takes on big energy

    PSR's Barb Gottlieb on the dangerous toxins found in coal ash.

    Source: Al Jazeera America
  • April 27, 2014
    Dr. Ira Helfand Interview by Dr. Khalid

    Programe MUFAHMAT for Global TV Washington DC

    Source: Global TV
  • April 24, 2014
    6 Reasons to Know About Hanford's Nuclear Waste

    Source: KOIN 6 News
  • April 22, 2014
    U.S. Urged to Tackle Lead in Aviation Gasoline

    "We already know there’s no safe threshold for lead exposure, and we also know that lead is toxic and a possible carcinogen even at low levels, leading to brain damage and learning disabilities," Kathy Attar, toxics program manager with Physicians for Social Responsibility, a consumer protection group, told IPS.

    Source: Inter Press Service
  • April 22, 2014
    Earth Day Op-Eds from PSR members

    A round up of letters to the editor in newspapers around the country from PSR members, activists, and leaders.

  • April 22, 2014
    Act on Earth Day

    An op-ed urging action on the environment, by PSR Philadelphia Executive Director Cherie Eichholz.

    Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
  • April 19, 2014
    Climate change threatens disaster

    A letter to the editor on the need for action on climate change, by PSR Arizona's Timothy Lohman.

    Source: Arizona Daily Star
  • April 18, 2014
    Work to protect the environment

    A letter on what we can do to help the environment, by Cindy Nguyen, Thanhnga Doan, Manjari Pedapudi, Camille Imbo and Jennifer Le, Student Physicians for Social Responsibility, USF College of Medicine.

    Source: Tampa Bay Times
  • April 17, 2014
    PSR-initiated fracking bill lauded: "Fracking chemicals should be disclosed"

    PSR-Chesapeake helped launch legislation in Maryland to allow health professionals to learn what chemicals are used in hydraulic fracturing. A Maryland newspaper penned a highly supportive editorial.

    Source: Frederick News-Post
  • April 16, 2014
    Keeping the Lake Safe

    A letter to the editor by Chicago PSR's Dr. Sarah Lovinger and PSR Michigan's Stephanie Dernek.

    Source: Chicago Tribune
  • April 11, 2014
    Budgets as Moral Documents: Nuclear Weapons and the Fate of Life as We Know It

    An op-ed by PSR Security Committee member Dr. Robert Dodge.

    Source: Common Dreams
  • March 21, 2014
    Impact of smoky coal

    PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD was interviewed recently by an Irish radio station on the health effects of burning coal. The interview was requested by Irish Asthma Society.

    Source: The Last Word with Matt Cooper
  • March 13, 2014
    Nuke Plant Incidents Renew Safety Questions

    Chuck Johnson of Oregon and Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility discusses the Columbia Generating Station, a controversial local nuclear plant.

    Source: Eugene Weekly
  • March 12, 2014
    House panel supports Keystone XL pipeline

    Florida PSR steering committee member Dr. Ron Saff testified against HB 281, which would encourage the president to give approval to the pipeline project. Dr. Saff said, "We should decrease our addiction to oil, not increase it with the Keystone pipeline."

    Source: The Florida Current
  • March 7, 2014
    Florida PSR Hosts Fracking Expert

    PSR/Florida sponsored Craig Stevens, Groundswell Rising Community Outreach Coordinator to come to Tallahassee to help us educate members of the legislature on the dangers of hydraulic fracturing.

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