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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Help Ban Performances and Breeding of Orcas
Business  (tags: Blackfish, animals, ecosystems, conservation, environment, endangered, destruction, oceans, nature, wildlife, protection, government, politics, activists, freedoms, news, media, internet, safety, sadness, violence, whales, suffering, habitat, law, killed )

- 1 day ago -
The documentary called Blackfish has caused much controversy regarding the treatment of killer whales at the marine mammal park, SeaWorld. Executives from SeaWorld are trying desperately to convince California lawmakers to reconsider passing a bill
Court Upholds Ruling Against SeaWorld
Business  (tags: SeaWorld violated workplace safety, death of a female trainer, GoodNews, death, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, whales, protection, environment, endangered, conservation, humans, investigation, killed, sadness, suffering, abused, abuse, animalright )

- 1 day ago -
A legal setback for SeaWorld could change how its trainers interact with killer whales. A federal appeals court says SeaWorld violated workplace safety laws in a situation tied to the death of a female trainer in 2010.
Protect Marine Animals From Seismic Air Gun Blasting ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals, whales )

- 3 days ago -
The Atlantic Ocean is home to a vast and largely undocumented variety of marine mammals, including the extremely endangered North Atlantic right whale - less than 500 of which exist in this world. These are marine mammals that completely depend on their
Calif. Bill Would End SeaWorld Killer Whale Shows
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, Sea World, Blackfish, whales, protection, abuse )

- 7 days ago -
A proposed California bill would force SeaWorld San Diego to stop using killer whales in its iconic shows and to release them from their tanks, the latest blowback that the exotic animal attraction has faced after a documentary criticized the marine park'
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend President Obama for Protecting Whales - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: protection, whales, wildanimals, wildlife, humans, animals, animalwelfare, endangered )

- 7 days ago -
President Barack Obama of the United States of America has recently requested that Iceland stop whaling for commercial purposes, and instead move to 'whale watching.'
MOST AWESOME VICTORY VICTORY Japan Confirms "Whales Win!"...For Now
Business  (tags: business, world, money, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, consumers, lies, GoodNews, environment, news, treatment, research, protection, prevention, GoodNews, wildlife, sadness, suffering, slaughter, endangered, extinction, cruelty, death, whales, animalc )

- 9 days ago -
In an even bigger announcement, Japan has canceled its annual Antarctic whale hunt, and plan to honor the above-mentioned court ruling.
Japanese E-Commerce Giant Rakuten Halts Whale Meat Sales
Animals  (tags: protection, animaladvocates, whales, Rakuten, whale meat, Japan )

- 9 days ago -
TOKYO -- Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten said Friday it has told online retailers to stop selling whale meat after a U.N. court ordered an end to the country's Antarctic whale hunt.
Sea Shepherd Launches West Africa Anti-Poaching Campaign, "Operation Sunu Gaal"
Animals  (tags: whales, SeaShepherd, illegal fishing, assistance, protection, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, whales, wildlife, wildanimals, environment )

- 10 days ago -
Sea Shepherd Crew to Assist the Republic of Senegal's Patrols Against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing
A Deaf Whale Is a Dead Whale: Protect Endangered Whales From Seismic Blasts ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, whales )

- 10 days ago -
Right now, the Bureau of Energy Management is accepting public comments on guidelines for seismic air gun testing for oil and gas reserves along the Atlantic coast.
Help Stop the US Navy's Assault on Whales - NRDC's Save BioGems
Animals  (tags: Aquatic Animals, Whales, US Military, Sonar Testing, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Killing, Petition to sign )

- 10 days ago -
The Navy is prepared to kill whales and other marine mammals during the next five years, testing and training with dangerous sonar and explosives. Sign to urge the Navy to adopt common sense safeguards that will protect marine mammals from war-games.
Japan Cancels Antarctic Whale Hunt After International Court Ruling
Animals  (tags: whales, prtection )

- 11 days ago -
Japan is cancelling its Antarctic whale hunt for the first time in more than 25 years. Australia, backed by New Zealand, brought Japan before the ICJ in 2010 in a bid to end the annual Southern Ocean hunt.
In Pictures: Over 30 Years of Anti-Whaling Campaigning
Offbeat  (tags: Anti whaling, campaigning, pictures, victory, whales, great news )

- 11 days ago -
For over 30 years, we've been standing together against whaling and senseless ocean destruction.
Animals  (tags: goodnews, animalwelfare, animalrights, conservation, animaladvocates, protection, wildlife, whales, wildanimals, rescued, investigation, extinction )

- 12 days ago -
The highest court on the planet delivered a blistering rebuff to the Government of Japan, exposing once and for all the sham of killing whales for "research" in the Southern Ocean.
Revealed: SeaWorld Whales Are Pumped With Valium and Xanax
Animals  (tags: SeaWorld, whales, Valium, Xanax, aggression, cruelty )

- 12 days ago -
Whales at SeaWorld have been put on psychoactive drugs akin to Valium, documents have revealed.
SeaWorld Attendance Is Down. Is Blackfish to Blame?
Animals  (tags: whales, BlackFish, SeaWorld, animals, animalwelfare, abuse )

- 12 days ago -
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. just reported a 13 percent drop in attendance in the first quarter of 2014, falling to 3.05 million visitors January through March, from 3.5 million in the same quarter of 2013.

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