Tag Archives: Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR)

H. Jack Geiger, Doctor Who Fought Against Social Injustice, Dies at 95 via New York Times

Dec. 28, 2020 Dr. H. Jack Geiger, who ran away to Harlem as a teenager and emerged a lifelong civil rights activist, helping to bring medical care and services to impoverished regions and to start two antiwar doctors groups that … Continue reading

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Nuclear Weapons Fright! PSR’s Robert Dodge on Trump’s INF Treaty Pull-out, Nuke War’s Impact – NH #384 Inbox x via Nuclear Hotseat

CLICK HERE for this week’s episode, #384   This Week’s Featured Interview: What does Trump’s announced withdrawal from the INF treaty with Russia mean, and what do we face as a result? Physicians for Social Responsibility’s Dr. Robert Dodge explains, from climate … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Helen Caldicott via The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists

[…] Dan Drollette: That jumps straight into something I was curious about. I noticed there seem to be a lot of people in the anti-nuclear weapons movement with medical backgrounds. Helen Caldicott: It’s a medical problem. And explaining the medical … Continue reading

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A nuclear waste of tax dollars via the Ventura County Star

[…] At this time each year, Physicians for Social Responsibility Los Angeles calculates how much money the United States spends on nuclear weapons programs for the current tax year. The Nuclear Weapons Community Costs Project has identified that for tax year … Continue reading

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Group: Shutting down Richland nuke plant would save money via Tri-City Herald

SEATTLE — Physicians for Social Responsibility plans to release a new report Wednesday showing that shutting down the commercial nuclear power plant near Richland could save utility customers $1.7 billion over 17 years, the group announced. However, Energy Northwest and … Continue reading

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