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Sep 08, 2017, 13:03 ET Evacuation Plans Developed--by Japan, Reports Physicians for Civil Defense

While Americans are facing the need to evacuate their homes because of a monster hurricane, Japan is working on the type of evacuation the U.S. has...


Aug 15, 2017, 15:41 ET It's Worse than the Cuban Missile Crisis, Warns Physicians for Civil Defense

After North Korea threatened to attack Guam and its American military bases, residents were given guidelines. "Do not look at the flash or...


Jul 31, 2017, 09:38 ET U.S. Cities Threatened with Nuclear Warheads--NOW, Warns Physicians for Civil Defense

North Korea has tested another intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and claims to be able to hit the continental U.S. or "anywhere in the...


Jul 06, 2017, 12:55 ET North Korea Presents a Defense Opportunity, States Physicians for Civil Defense

North Korea's belligerence should be sending an alarm to all Americans: its advancing technology poses an existential threat to us, perhaps sooner...


Jun 19, 2017, 11:37 ET U.S. Warplanes a Russian Target in Syria, Warns Physicians for Civil Defense

After a U.S. Super Hornet shot down a Syrian army jet, Russia announced that it would treat U.S. warplanes operating in parts...


Jun 13, 2017, 10:38 ET Hawaii Responds to North Korean Threat; Others Must Also, States Physicians for Civil Defense

In response to North Korean missile tests and threats to Hawaii, state officials are looking at nuclear preparedness plans that have not been...


Jun 13, 2017, 09:50 ET New Russian Hypersonic Missile Spotlights U.S. Vulnerability, States Physicians for Civil Defense

While Congress speculates on the possibility of Russians hacking the Democratic National Committee, the Russians are apparently more focused...


Jun 05, 2017, 09:54 ET Physicians for Civil Defense Thanks President Trump for Pulling U.S. out of Paris Climate Agreement

Americans owe President Trump a huge debt of gratitude for withdrawing the U.S. from the "Mad Hatter Climate Tea Party," stated Jane Orient, M.D.,...


May 19, 2017, 14:14 ET What Trump Should Do about the Russians, according to Physicians for Civil Defense

In all the recent discussions about Putin and the Russians, Americans need to remember the nature of the real threat from Russia, states Physicians...


Oct 20, 2016, 17:36 ET Russian Navy Ignored in Presidential Debate, States Physicians for Civil Defense

While Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump sparred in Las Vegas in the third Presidential debate on Oct 20, 10 vessels from Vladimir Putin's fleet were...


Oct 12, 2016, 10:28 ET WW III Danger Ignored in Presidential Debate, States Physicians for Civil Defense

In the Oct 9 debate between U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, Russia and Syria were mentioned a few times, but the...


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...


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...


Oct 26, 2015, 11:07 ET Activist Doctors Still Disseminating Flawed, Dangerous Advice on Nuclear Weapons, Says Physicians for Civil Defense

 As the nation appears to be on the brink of nuclear war, Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) is reprinting its 50-year-old message in...


Oct 21, 2015, 09:54 ET Are the "One Percent" Preppers Paranoid, or Are We Missing Something, Asks Physicians for Civil Defense

On Oct. 11, Benjamin Domenec's popular blog, "The Transom," featured a tour of a luxury bomb shelter in a secret location. At a cost of $35,000 per...


Oct 08, 2015, 11:26 ET Could Americans Face Nuclear Attack Because of Syria, Asks Physicians for Civil Defense

 U.S. and Russian aircraft could literally be on a collision course in Syria, as the two countries have not agreed on flight safety rules in...


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...


Jan 22, 2015, 09:44 ET SOTU: Is U.S. Provoking War with Russia, Asks Physicians for Civil Defense

In his Jan 20, 2015, State of the Union message, President Obama proclaimed that "the shadow of crisis has passed." The century dawned with terror,...


Dec 04, 2014, 17:46 ET U.S. House Vote Could Lead to War with Russia, Warns Physicians for Civil Defense

 In a resolution passed today in the U.S. House of Representatives, by a vote of 411 to 10, the U.S. effectively "declared Cold War on Russia,"...


Oct 29, 2014, 11:33 ET Ebola Preparedness Abysmal, States Physicians for Civil Defense

Federal officials claim that the U.S. is well-prepared for public-health threats such as Ebola, but the reverse is true, and the reason is not lack...


Oct 17, 2014, 13:41 ET Ebola Hearings Miss Main Point, States Physicians for Civil Defense

In Oct 16 hearings before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, no one asked why the deadly Ebola virus is no...


Oct 14, 2014, 12:23 ET 'Air Bridge' for Ebola to U.S. Is Disastrous, States Physicians for Civil Defense

As Ebola cases continue to double every 3 weeks in West Africa, and 10,000 new cases per week are anticipated, the U.S. military is sending some...


Jul 30, 2014, 13:06 ET 'Climate Action' Advocates for Worse Poverty in Georgia, says Physicians for Civil Defense

 Hundreds of advocates from across the Southeast descended on Atlanta on Tuesday for Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hearings on rules...