Op-ed for MassLive by Ira Helfand, MD, PSR board member, and Sean Meyer.
On Dec 10, 2019, Montgomery County Council in Maryland passed a Back from the Brink resolution, becoming the first county council in the United States to do so. The resolution calls on Maryland’s congressional delegation to take commonsense steps to prevent nuclear war. This milestone was achieved thanks to the hard work of Maryland Peace …
On December 4, the Trump administration approved a rules change around Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP benefits—commonly referred to as food stamps—which will remove up to 688,000 adults from participating in the program unless they find part-time work. While some estimates predict this change will save the U.S. $5 billion over 5 years, anti-hunger …
A popular reality TV show explored a harsh reality unknown to most of its viewers and fans: the toxic legacy of the notorious Santa Susana Field Lab.
Letter to the editor in the Hickory Daily Record by PSR member Bert Crain, MD.
Op-ed in the Progressive by Martin Fleck, Director of PSR’s Nuclear Weapons Abolition Program.
Article in WOSU quoting Ned Ketyer, MD, Philadelphia PSR.
Article in The New England Journal of Medicine by Greater Boston PSR’s Philip J. Landrigan, MD, Howard Frumkin, MD, DrPH, and Brita E. Lundberg, MD.
Article in the Los Angeles Daily News quoting Denise Duffield, associate director of PSR-Los Angeles.
Letter to the editor in the Spokesman-Review from Washington PSR’s Dr. Donald D. Storey.