Statement on Confirmation of Scott Pruitt to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
February 17, 2017
The Senate vote to confirm Scott Pruitt as the as head of the Environmental Protection Agency is a profoundly misguided decision that throws into question our government's commitment to clean air, clear water, and, most importantly, to our children's health.
DuPont settles fluorinated chemical lawsuits
February 16, 2017
Dr. Richard Clapp, an environmental epidemiologist and former co-chair of the Greater Boston PSR Steering Committee, calls the DuPont settlement "a positive milestone for those in the Parkersburg area."
Source: Chemistry World
The next war must not happen
February 15, 2017
Op-ed by PSR member Dr. Stephen Wall.
Source: Smoky Mountain News
Nuclear Arms, in "Very Wrong Hands"
February 13, 2017
Letters to the Editor from PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand and Dr. Robert Dodge in response to a Times editorial on the danger of unilateral use of nuclear weapons.
Source: New York Times
Santa Susana Field Lab broken promises
February 11, 2017
Op-ed co-authored by PSR's Dr. Robert Dodge on the DOE's failure to clean up a toxic site in California.
Two Nobel Prize-winning nuclear experts explain the unlikely reasons why Trump could be our savior
February 7, 2017
Op-ed co-authored by Dr. James Muller and PSR's Dr. John Pastore on how Trump's presidency could spur support for nuclear disarmament.
Industry-Backed Congress Members Want to Roll Back Protections Against Dangerous Methane Pollution
February 6, 2017
Op-ed from PSR's Kathy Attar.
Don't roll back methane rules
February 4, 2017
Letter to the Editor from PSR Maine's Dr. Janis Petzel.
Source: Bangor Daily News
'Resist' is the mantra of Trump’s opposition
February 1, 2017
Op-ed by PSR Board Member Dr. David Drake.
Source: Des Moines Register
Florida Fracking Ban Bill Draws Bipartisan Support
January 30, 2017
Florida PSR's Dr. Lynn Ringenberg discusses the health and environmental dangers of fracking.
Source: Inside Climate News
Dr. Strangelove Resurfaces
January 27, 2017
Op-ed by David Barash, PhD, a member of the PSR Security Committee.
Source: History News Network
Will we move closer to nuclear war under President Trump?
January 24, 2017
Interview with Philip Lederer, MD of Greater Boston PSR.
Abraham's Walk spreads tolerance in Iowa City
January 23, 2017
The PSR Iowa event aimed to celebrate diversity peace and tolerance in the Iowa City community.
Source: CBS 2 Iowa
The full meaning of Donald Trump's finger on the nuclear button
January 18, 2017
Op-ed by PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand.
Video: Greenhouse gas initiative impacts health in Md.
January 11, 2017
Chesapeake PSR's Sara Via, PhD, talks about the public health benefits in Maryland from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
America Cannot Afford Trump’s Nuclear Arms Race
January 11, 2017
An op-ed co-authored by Rep. Jim McGovern and PSR's Dr. Ira Helfand.
Source: Huffington Post
Nuclear politics shouldn’t lead to nuclear weapons
January 9, 2017
Op-ed from WNCPSR member Robert Howarth.
Source: Asheville Citizen-Times
Will Trump take lead on nuclear ban?
January 7, 2017
Op-ed by PSR Board Member Dr. Robert Dodge.
Source: Ventura County Star
Distributed solar energy can improve public health in Arizona
December 15, 2016
Op-ed by PSR Arizona's Dr. Barbara Warren.
Source: Arizona Capitol Times
Pruitt disastrous choice to lead EPA
December 12, 2016
Letter to the editor from PSR's Dr. Lynn Ringenberg.
Source: Tallahassee Democrat