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UN treaty banning nuclear weapons goes into effect Jan 22, 2021

January 22, 2021 Comments Off on UN treaty banning nuclear weapons goes into effect Jan 22, 2021

Not Just Another Pipeline

December 28, 2020 Comments Off on Not Just Another Pipeline

New York Times – The expansion of Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline is a breathtaking betrayal of Minnesota’s Indigenous communities — and the environment.

GBPSR Letter to Gov. Baker

November 2, 2020 Comments Off on GBPSR Letter to Gov. Baker

Greater Boston PSR letter to Governor Charlie Baker on protecting election integrity.

Greater Boston PSR Opposes Springfield Biomass Incinerator

October 27, 2020 Comments Off on Greater Boston PSR Opposes Springfield Biomass Incinerator

Greater Boston PSR statement on the climate and health dangers of the proposed Springfield Biomass Incinerator.

Roxbury Fights For Its Trees

October 9, 2020 Comments Off on Roxbury Fights For Its Trees

In this radio piece from WGBH News, hear from GBPSR board member Dr. Brita Lundberg and others about how actions that address urban heat islands are invariably anti-racist.

COVID and Climate Change

October 1, 2020 Comments Off on COVID and Climate Change

Connection Between Natural Gas Stoves and Pediatric Asthma

September 30, 2020 Comments Off on Connection Between Natural Gas Stoves and Pediatric Asthma

Massachusetts Medical Society’s Vital Signs published this article including GBPSR board member Dr. Brita Lundberg regarding the 2019 resolution regarding Gas Stoves & Asthma.

GBPSR board member speaks out in opposition to the removal of the Melnea Cass Boulevard Tree Canopy

September 14, 2020 Comments Off on GBPSR board member speaks out in opposition to the removal of the Melnea Cass Boulevard Tree Canopy

GBPSR board member Dr. Brita Lundberg spoke out against a plan to remove 100 trees from Melnea Cass Boulevard, citing air quality, climate change, and health equity.

On the 75th anniversary of the Bombings of Nagasaki and Hiroshima

August 9, 2020 Comments Off on On the 75th anniversary of the Bombings of Nagasaki and Hiroshima

Memorializing the bombing of civilians at Hiroshima is to recognize the human side of loss.

Greater Boston PSR Statement on George Floyd

June 4, 2020 Comments Off on Greater Boston PSR Statement on George Floyd

Greater Boston PSR mourns the death of George Floyd, who repeatedly stated he could not breathe while a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck, and then died so publicly…