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How Much Are YOU Paying for Nuclear Weapons?

How much do you pay for nuclear weapons?
Each April, Dr. Bob Dodge, PSR-Los Angeles Board Member and co-founder of Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions, calculates the cost of nuclear weapons programs to our communities. In 2016, Texas spent $4,635,266,678.66 on nuclear weapons programs. Imagine the other ways we could be using those ...

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Tell Congress: To Protect Health, Protect the Environment

Tell Congress: To Protect Health, Protect the Environment
Since President Trump has taken office, we are seeing a general rollback of environmental protections at the national level. National Geographic is keeping a running list here. We know that having clean air and clean water reduces costs and saves lives—and we know that climate change is bad for ...

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Choose Humanity! No Nukes

Choose Humanity! No Nukes
The nuclear weapons danger is real and growing—nuclear terrorism, nuclear proliferation, and the thousands of weapons still on hair-trigger alert in the United States and Russia put the planet at risk. Nuclear weapons are too destructive, too dangerous. We need to eliminate them altogether. ...

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Moving Toward a Sustainable Food System at UT Austin

Moving Toward a Sustainable Food System at UT Austin
In summer 2016, Veronica Gonzalez, Texas PSR’s summer intern and a University of Texas at Austin student, studied the university’s food purchasing system. Her study concluded that UT Austin is making strides in sustainable food practices in a commercial food service setting, despite the ...

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