Audio: Fossil Fuels and Your Health: Physicians for Social Responsibility Report
March 3, 2017
Radio interview with PSR's Barbara Gottlieb on health impacts from fossil fuels.
Source: Planet Philadelphia G-Town Radio
Dade City mayor wants Florida-wide fracking ban
March 1, 2017
Dr. Lynn Ringenberg of Physicians for Social Responsibility says one reason to ban hydraulic fracturing is because because it "can't be done safely."
Source: 88.5 WMNF
Madison School District discovers lead in drinking fountains
March 1, 2017
Interview with PSR Wisconsin's Dr. Beth Neary, a pediatrician, on lead found in local public schools' drinking fountains.
Pa. has done nothing about lead levels in schools, report says
February 28, 2017
Philadelphia PSR's Dr. Walter Tsou discusses the health impacts of lead.
Source: Philadelphia Public School Notebook
Dangerous new cleanup proposals for Rocketdyne
February 22, 2017
Op-ed on the DOE's failure to clean up the toxic Santa Susana Field Lab, co-authored by PSR's Dr. Bob Dodge.
Source: VC Reporter
Only way to survive nuclear war is to prevent it
February 20, 2017
Op-ed by Western North Carolina PSR's Dr. Lewis Patrie.
Source: Asheville Citizen-Times
Closing Richland nuclear plant would be a win for ratepayers, study says
February 18, 2017
A new report commissioned by Oregon PSR shows that renewables could replace the Columbia Generating Station at a lower cost.
Source: The Oregonian
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
Eating less meat can make a real difference in fighting climate change
February 1, 2017
PSR Maine's ED, Karen D'Andrea comments on how food choices can be a simple and cheap way to fight climate change, article also highlights PSR Maine's climate food event
Source: Portland Press Herald
'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