by Stephen Coles, MD, PhD – PSR-LA is delighted that the New START Treaty between the USA and Russia has finally been ratified today in the US Senate by a vote of 71 to 26.
North Korea’s escalating provocations reflect a level of instability in North Korea. This instability is exacerbated by the dynastic succession now apparently planned to Kim Jong-Il’s youngest son, Kim Jong-Un (27), who lacks the preparation his father had. While the North Korean regime may yet survive for a decade or more, it could also collapse in the coming years.
Dr. Jimmy Hara, PSR-LA Board Member and Peace and Security Ambassador, will participate in Nuclear Fallout: Health/Public Policy/Human Cost, an Interactive Panel Discussion framed by artist, Sandy Bleifer’s exhibition: The Hiroshima/Nagasaki Memorial Project on Thursday, January 6th, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Nothing is more important than freeing ourselves from oil—for public health, economic, environmental, and national security reasons. California relies on petroleum fuels for 97% of our transportation fuel, which holds us hostage to volatile oil prices. In fact, spikes in oil prices have preceded the last four recessions.
PSR-LA is pleased to exhibit the first public unveiling of “Anti-Nuclear War Heads” in more than two decades at our 30th Anniversary Leaders in Health reception.