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The Promise of Prague, Self-Assured Destruction and Taxes

The Promise of Prague, Self-Assured Destruction and Taxes

On April 5, 2009, in the first foreign policy address of his presidency, President Obama expressed his vision of a world free of nuclear weapons. The realization of this vision, shared by a majority of citizens around the world, is vital to the very survival and future of our planet. We the people await the […]

Dr. Dodge on Budget Priorities and People’s Needs

America and, indeed, the world are watching as the U.S. Congress fails once again to come together and work to craft a budget that addresses the people’s business and the pressing issues that face our planet. Congress has effectively operated in a vacuum of unexamined assumptions neglecting opportunities to really assess priorities and spending. From […]

Dr. Dodge on Setting our National Priorities and Reducing Nuclear Danger

Every year in April, Dr. Dodge reflects on our national priorities as revealed in the federal budget and the costs and dangers of our nuclear arsenal. In 2012, the Ventura County Star published Dr. Dodge’s opinion piece, Federal Budget Should Fund Priorities , in which he points out the many issues which remain underfunded while […]

Lead by Example and Ratify the Test Ban Treaty

Dr. Dodge had a piece published in Roll Call, the Newspaper of Capitol Hill.   In his article, Lead by Example and Ratify Test Ban Treaty , Dr. Dodge, representing Physicians for Social Responsibility, observes that the goal of eliminating all nuclear testing in an effort to stop proliferation  recently gained impressive support when the National […]

Global Zero Summit at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

On October 11-12, 2011, the 25th anniversary of the historic Reykjavik Summit when Presidents Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev astonished the world by nearly agreeing to eliminate all nuclear weapons, 100 eminent international leaders gathered at The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library to call on heads-of-government to revitalize this vision and initiate the first in history […]