disarmament

New Nuclear Famine Report Outlines the Catastrophic Effects of Nuclear Weapons on Global Food Supply

August 25, 2022

With just 3% of the world’s nuclear weapons used, anywhere from 250 million to 2.5 billion people would die of mass starvation as a result of a nuclear exchange.

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Disarmament is the only cure for nuclear weapons

August 21, 2022

Letter to the editor in The Washington Post by PSR Board Member Gwen DuBois, MD, MPH.

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How even a limited nuclear war would destroy the planet

August 19, 2022

Op-ed in Responsible Statecraft by Jasmine Owens, Associate Director, PSR Nuclear Weapons Abolition Program.

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PSR Statement on the Nuclear Famine Report

August 15, 2022

The report from Dr. Lili Xia, Dr. Alan Robock and their colleagues confirms our worst fears about the health consequences of nuclear weapons.

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Countries Unite for Powerful Anti-Nuclear Declaration at First TPNW Meeting

June 27, 2022
TPNW First Meeting of States Parties, Vienna 21-23 June 2022

This week, over 80 delegations attended the First Meeting of States Parties to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (1MSP).

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Commemorating the Largest Disarmament Protest in History

June 27, 2022
1982 marchers holding "USA & USSR Freeze Nuclear Weapons" signs

PSR joined commemorations of the March for Peace and Justice on June 12th, 1982, in New York City, the largest mass protest for nuclear disarmament in history.

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In June: historic first Meeting of States Parties to the Ban Treaty

May 26, 2022

With each new TPNW ratification, it becomes more clear that nuclear weapons are headed for the dustbin of history.

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Tactical nuclear war should never be normalized

May 22, 2022

Op-ed in the Baltimore Sun by Dr. Peter H. Gorman, Chesapeake PSR

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Physician Says Momentum May Be Building to Ban Nuclear Weapons

May 13, 2022

Interview with PSR Board Member Ira Helfand, MD in BusinessWest

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It’s time Russia and NATO stop playing games with nuclear war

May 3, 2022

Op-ed by Dr. Ira Helfand, PSR, and Michael Christ, IPPNW for CNN.

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