The nuclear weapons danger is real and growing--nuclear terrorism, nuclear proliferation, and the thousands of weapons still on hair-trigger alert in the United States and Russia put the planet at risk. Fortunately, there also are new opportunities to eliminate this threat.
As we focus on educating the public on the humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons, we need your help to be a leader in your community.
History will show that the struggle to abolish nuclear weapons turned a corner this month. A global drumbeat calling for nuclear weapons abolition has been building since 2010 and reached a load roar December 6 to 9 in Vienna. Read more » 2 comment(s)
Statement by the Leaders of the Arms Control Association, Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, Nuclear Information Project of the Federation of American Scientists, Physicians for Social Responsibility, and the Union of Concerned Scientists. Read more »
A 2-page summary of the global campaign to reframe the debate about nuclear weapons by assessing their humanitarian impacts. Read more »
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July 17, 2014
Our Best Opportunity to Cut Climate Change We need you to take action now! Tell the EPA that its proposed rule to cut carbon pollution from power plants Is vitally important and on the right track – but can be strengthened.
Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.