u.s. nuclear policy

In a nuclear war, how much fallout would hit your town?

February 23, 2024

Since the 1960s, intercontinental missiles have been based in 400 underground silos spread across thousands of square miles of the Great Plains. If a nuclear war occurred, these silos would be high priority targets at the onset.

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Unearthing Black Voices Against Nuclear Weapons

February 21, 2024

Article by Maylene Hughes, Grassroots Organizing and Policy Coordinator for PSR-LA’s Nuclear Threats program, in the Back from the Brink Beacon.

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The pragmatist’s guide to nuclear disarmament

February 9, 2024

Op-ed in the Seattle Times by Steve Olson, WPSR member.

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It’s 90 Seconds to Midnight and We Never Give Up Push for a Nuclear-Free World

January 10, 2024

Op-ed by PSR Board Member Robert Dodge, MD in Common Dreams.

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Nuclear Weapons Abolition Program’s 2023 Year in Review

December 15, 2023
Group standing outside the UN with sign reading "No nukes! No war! No warming!"

PSR’s Nuclear Weapons Abolition program worked tirelessly in 2023 to promote disarmament and achieve justice for nuclear-affected communities.

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House leaders deny justice to radiation exposure victims, but the struggle continues

December 14, 2023

This year, PSR and allied organizations have been fighting to expand and extend health benefits to impacted communities from U.S. nuclear weapons development and testing.

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Northampton City Council on verge of accepting resolution denouncing nuclear war

December 12, 2023

Article in The Reminder quoting PSR Past President Dr. Ira Helfand.

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Nuclear Abolitionists Occupy New York

December 4, 2023

Op-ed in Common Dreams by PSR Los Angeles President Dr. Bob Dodge.

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President Biden and President Xi should make a nuclear disarmament pact

November 14, 2023

Letter to the Editor in the Washington Post co-authored by PSR Past President Dr. Ira Helfand.

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‘The World Is at Stake’: Defuse Nuclear War Kicks Off Nationwide Week of Action

September 27, 2023

Article in Common Dreams quoting Sean Arent of Washington PSR.

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