PSR in New England Journal of Medicine, followed by Important Statements and Victory!

November 25, 2015

We are pleased to announce the publication of an article in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) that was authored by PSR Board Member (and current International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW)Co-President Dr. Ira Helfand, and PSR co-founder Dr. Victor Sidel. The article, “Docs and Nukes – Still a Live Issue”…

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The Latest News about Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration!

August 4, 2015

70 YEARS OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS – AT WHAT COST?  Daniel Ellsberg, A-bomb Survivor Takashi Tanemori, Country Joe McDonald to Headline Historic 70th Anniversary Hiroshima Commemoration, Protest & Nonviolent Direct Action at the Livermore Nuclear Weapons Lab WHAT: Northern California peace advocates will mark the historic 70th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and…

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SF Bay Area PSR Board President speaks on Nuclear Power

July 30, 2015

On July 18, SF Bay Area PSR Board President Dr. Bob Gould represented PSR at the educational conference “Nuclear Power, Health and Safety, Labor and the Fight in Court,” part of the annual “Laborfest” activities held in San Francisco. Much of the conference dealt with dangers posed by nuclear power plants to workers and communities…

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70 Years After Hiroshima and Nagasaki – Join us on August 6th at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to End the Era of Nuclear Weapons

July 30, 2015

On the beautiful morning of August 6th, 70 years ago, citizens of Hiroshima, Japan, woke expecting a day like any other.  At 8:15, everything changed, forever, as the United States dropped the first atomic bomb ever on the city. When Japan refused to immediately surrender, the US dropped another bomb three days later, on Nagasaki. Those…

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Panel October 23 at UC Berkeley

October 22, 2014

The Nuclear University and US Power in the Pacific: Time for a New Free Speech Movement? October 23rd 6-9:30pm UC Berkeley, Room/Building: 60 Evans Presentations: The Pacific Pivot: Overview The Marshall Islands: Ground Zero for Nuclear Colonialism California, US Power in the Pacific, and the University Universities: Intellectual Power for US Power Presenters: Dr. Gray…

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Failure to Disarm: 2014 Hirshoma Day Commemoration

August 26, 2014

This year’s demonstration at the Lawrence Livermore lab marked the 69th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, and highlighted a suit filed by the Marshall Islands against the US and 8 other nuclear powers for violating the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). Approximately 100 people came to hear speakers and music, and a number of protestors…

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