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In-District Lobby Week: Make the Case for No First Use!

PSR is joining forces with several other grassroots organizations for The United Against Nuclear War (UANW) coalition is going to be doing an In-District Lobby Week, April 22-26, while most Members of Congress will be in their home states. What better time to make the health case for No First Use of nuclear weapons? What: …

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Important Court Victory Against Fracking

Physicians for Social Responsibility and fellow plaintiffs just won a landmark victory for climate and health as a federal judge rejected the leasing of public lands for fracking and ordered a halt to drilling on more than 300,000 acres in Wyoming. While the ruling applies to Wyoming, the precedent implicates oil and gas leases on …

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PSR Announces Goals to Advance Gender Equity in Our Nuclear Policy Work

Today we celebrate International Women’s Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Women have played a vital role in every social justice movement in the United States—and the movements to abolish nuclear weapons and address environmental …

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PSR Hosts Panel on Green New Deal

The “Green New Deal” has burst onto the scene. PSR sees it as an exciting conversation-starter on climate policy, but as a resolution, it doesn’t have the power of law; it is better understood as a vision document, a framework for developing new policy initiatives. While we wait to see what concrete bills emerge from …

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Thirty-three organizations call for constructive U.S. diplomacy with Korea

In advance of the February 27-28 United States/North Korea summit, PSR joined with 32 allied nongovernmental organizations to issue a “Statement of Pro-Diplomacy Groups Regarding U.S. Policy Toward North Korea.” The statement was circulated by Win Without War. Read the statement and list of endorsing NGOs below. Statement of Pro-Diplomacy Groups Regarding U.S. Policy Toward …

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Is Your State Resolved to Prevent Nuclear War?

Now more than ever, with the United States’ planned withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, new so-called “low-yield” nuclear weapons going into production, a U.S. President who’s determined to “out-innovate” other nations in a new nuclear arms race, it seems that we are edging closer and closer to the ultimate threat to human …

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