Fin Trade Slashes Shark Numbers

Hong Kong has a reputation as the world’s shark fin capital, despite public disapproval and a self-imposed ban on the soup by some restaurants and businesses.

Fin Trade Slashes Shark Numbers

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44 comments

Edvanir L.
Edvanir L3 years ago

Those people don't understand. Sad.

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Nimue Pendragon

STOP KILLING SHARKS! Our very survival depends on them!

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Pixie B.
Pixie Brewin4 years ago

the fin trade needs to be put a stop to before its too late! sharks may not be to every-ones liking but they still deserve to live.....as anything does! I have heard the shark fin soup is very bland which purely means means the sharks are being killed for no reason....its just a status.

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Lucy Bell
Lucy Bell4 years ago

Though this is alarming, I'm glad to read that some restaurants aren't selling anything made of shark fins

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Yulan Lawson
Yulan Lawson4 years ago

Isaac Bashevis Singer Nobel Peace Prize Winner wrote in his book, 'Enemies a love story', "As often has Herman had witnessed the slaughter of animals and fish, he always had the same thought. In their behaviour toward creatures, all men were Nazi’s. The smugness with which man could do with other species as he pleased exemplify the most extreme racist theories the principle that might is right. Lest we forget!

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Jennifer C.
Past Member 4 years ago

Noted. Thanks.

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Joy Wong
Joy Wong4 years ago

Noted and signed. Give the sharks a chance.

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Angela N.
Angela N4 years ago

Thank you!

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Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W4 years ago

horrible

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Teresa Wlosowicz
Teresa W4 years ago

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