A Roadmap for 2021: Learn, Take Action, Change the World

FEBRUARY 23, 2021 NEWS, COMMITTEE UPDATES, POLICY WATCH, EVENTS Well, our new year is off to a tumultuous start! An insurrection against our most fundamental liberties followed by the inauguration of our duly-elected President. The momentous entry-into-force of the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, and the welcome ...

A Roadmap for 2021: Learn, Take Action, Change the World2021-02-23T17:43:39-08:00

What’s next? Keeping the Pressure on the New Presidential Administration and the State of California

NOVEMBER 19, 2020 The Biden-Harris Administration brings opportunities to advocate for “Green New Deal” policies and regulations that will fight the climate crisis and its negative health impacts, address systemic racism and environmental injustice, and redirect government spending away from nuclear weapons and toward health care for all and a green ...

What’s next? Keeping the Pressure on the New Presidential Administration and the State of California2020-12-17T17:15:22-08:00

United Nations’ Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Ratified by 50th Country and American Public Health Association Adopts Policy Statement Calling for a Nuclear-Free World

OCTOBER 24, 2020 History was made on October 24, 2020, when Honduras ratified the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Now with 50 ratifications, the Treaty will enter-into-force in 90 days, becoming legally binding for countries that have joined the treaty, most likely on January 22, 2021, two ...

United Nations’ Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Ratified by 50th Country and American Public Health Association Adopts Policy Statement Calling for a Nuclear-Free World2020-10-26T14:10:22-07:00

The Election: Toward a Green New Deal

SEPTEMBER 17, 2020 Read original newsletter email here.   Our thoughts are with all those affected by the wildfires on the West Coast.   As we move toward the precipice of the presidential election, we must set our sights on a Green New Deal. In this newsletter, we review the main goals a GND could ...

The Election: Toward a Green New Deal2020-09-17T17:16:15-07:00

Toward a Nuclear-Free World: Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Bombings of Japan

JULY 30, 2020 View original newsletter email. SF Bay PSR invites you to join us, and local and national partners, in commemorating the 75th anniversary (August 6 & 9) of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, that by the end of 1945 led to the deaths of more than 200,000 ...

Toward a Nuclear-Free World: Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Bombings of Japan2020-07-31T14:41:09-07:00

Black Lives Matter—Take Action to Address Police Violence

JUNE 3, 2020 View original newsletter email END POLICE VIOLENCE San Francisco Bay Physicians for Social Responsibility joins with National PSR and other local chapters in condemning the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless others who have been killed simply for “living while Black.” Like many people around ...

Black Lives Matter—Take Action to Address Police Violence2020-07-01T14:53:13-07:00

COVID-19: Reframing the Climate Emergency

MAY 4, 2020 View original newsletter email SUPPORTING HEALTH-CARE PROFESSIONALS Our hearts and thoughts are with all of the health-care professionals working on the frontlines of this epidemic and courageously taking care of patients. Along with you, we are advocating for all health-care workers to receive the personal protection equipment they require, for the ...

COVID-19: Reframing the Climate Emergency2020-07-01T14:57:36-07:00

COVID-19: Reframing Social Justice and Health Inequities

APRIL 6, 2020 View original newsletter email THANK YOU! We know that most of you reading this right now are health professionals and researchers. We hope you and your loved ones are healthy and taking care. THANK YOU for courageously caring for COVID-19 patients and fighting for answers to the myriad of ...

COVID-19: Reframing Social Justice and Health Inequities2020-06-30T18:18:47-07:00
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