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Aug 16, 2016, 12:53 ET Russians Warn of War Danger, States Physicians for Civil Defense

The shadow of nuclear weapons is ever present, and the question of whose finger will be on the "nuclear button" will figure in the Presidential...


Dec 21, 2015, 09:57 ET Presidential Candidates Ignore Key Defense Issue, States Physicians for Civil Defense

At the last Republican presidential debate one candidate mentioned the possibility of World War III. The prospect of a war that didn't stay safely...


Dec 21, 2015, 09:57 ET Presidential Candidates Ignore Key Defense Issue, States Physicians for Civil Defense

At the last Republican presidential debate one candidate mentioned the possibility of World War III. The prospect of a war that didn't stay safely...


Nov 24, 2015, 15:32 ET Clean Power Rule Is a Corrupt, Health-Damaging Power-Rationing Rule, Says Physicians for Civil Defense

 The so-called Clean Power Rule (CPP) being imposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency requires cutting "carbon" emissions and will...


Nov 02, 2015, 11:08 ET Russian Military Spending Surges as Revived Civil Defense Training Called for, Says Physicians for Civil Defense

Last week, Dmitry Rogozin, Russia's deputy prime minister in charge of the defense industry, called for reviving the old Cold War practice of...


Sep 28, 2015, 10:08 ET Nuclear Threat May Be Imminent; U.S. Unprepared, States Physicians for Civil Defense

While the press is preoccupied with the Iran deal, nuclear threats from other sources also build. A German reporter embedded with the Islamic State...


Sep 24, 2015, 16:34 ET Dust Does Not Cause 3 Million Strokes, Heart Attacks, or Other Deaths a Year, States Physicians for Civil Defense

In the run-up to international climate change talks in Paris, and with pressure from the Pope to help "smoke out" Congress on "climate change...


Feb 09, 2015, 13:58 ET Don't Buy Gold, Advises Physicians for Civil Defense

Many people are buying precious metals in anticipation of financial collapse. "But gold will not protect you from the blast and radiation effects...


Apr 23, 2014, 10:02 ET Expedient Personal Emergency Radiation Detectors Free to First Responders

As the Cold War rekindles, PhysiciansforCivilDefense.org is offering free color-indicating expedient radiation detectors to all U.S. police and...


Mar 01, 2014, 13:44 ET WW III Imminent? Doctors Urge Preparedness

Some see ominous possibilities as 6,000 Russian troops move into Ukraine, the U.S. Sixth Fleet moves toward Crimea, and NATO troops land in Western...


Feb 25, 2014, 15:02 ET Fallout Measurement Station Established in Tucson

Physicians for Civil Defense in cooperation with the Medical Reserve Corps of Southern Arizona (MRCSA) has established a first-of-its-kind,...


Jan 10, 2014, 08:57 ET "Drop And Cover If You See A Bright Flash," Doctors Urge

 At the time of the Emergency Management Agency of Utah (UEMA) conference on Jan 9, 2014, Physicians for Civil Defense issued the following...