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Take Action! - End Commercial Whaling - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: End, commercial, whaling, Japan, Norway, Iceland, killing, whales )

Marie
- 16 days ago - forcechange.com
Despite the International Whaling Commission's (IWC) ban of commercial whaling in 1986, commercial whaling is still a problem on Earth's oceans that threatens many different species of whale.
Tony Abbott Says Japan's Attempts to Resume Southern Ocean Whaling Will Not Harm Relations
Offbeat  (tags: Tony Abbott, Japan, trade deal, whaling, friendship, Australia )

Marie
- 16 days ago - mobile.abc.net.au
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says any attempt by Japan to resume whaling in the Southern Ocean would not damage a "special friendship"
Stop Whaling in Greenland! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: whaling, greenland, protection )

Angela
- 24 days ago - change.org
These are the kin of our earth. They are intelligent mammals, that love, and feel - they should be treated with nothing but respect, as they are innocent and we are not.
Stop Commercial Whaling in Iceland! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: whaling, slaughter, protection )

Angela
- 24 days ago - change.org
Iceland is violating international protections for whales and has increased their whale hunt. Endangered whales are being hunted and killed and their meat is being exported. Iceland is therefore violating two major international agreements.
Japan Says It Wants To Resume Larger Annual Whale Hunt
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, whaling, banned, non scientific, loophole, resumes, ban )

Marie
- 45 days ago - npr.org
Japan, which earlier this year said it would scale back what it has described as "research whaling," is signaling that it wants to go back to a larger hunt.
Taiji Whaling Town Sued By Dolphin Activists
Offbeat  (tags: Taiji, whaling, angel, rare, albino, dolphins, whaling, Japan )

Marie
- 70 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Animal rights activists said they have filed a lawsuit against whaling town Taiji.
Japan Begins First Whale Hunt Since UN Court Ruling
Offbeat  (tags: Court ban, whaling, defies, Japan, sad news, loop hole )

Marie
- 90 days ago - straitstimes.com
A Japanese whaling fleet left port on Saturday under tight security in the first hunt since the United Nations' top court last month ordered Tokyo to stop killing whales in the Antarctic.
Take Action Now! - Denounce Japan for Resuming Whaling Off Antartica! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Japan, whaling, Antartica, denounce, not scientific )

Marie
- 92 days ago - forcechange.com
A recent ruling by the International Court of Justice told Japan that the country could no longer whale off the coast of Antarctica. The court decided that Japan's whaling operation was not for research purposes.
Govt Moves to Shield 'Whaling Culture'
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, whaling, scientific, changes, government, Japan )

Marie
- 96 days ago - the-japan-news.com
The government's decision on Friday to continue research whaling in the northwestern Pacific for fiscal 2014 reflects domestic voices demanding that the government protect "Japan's whaling culture," but the decision is likely to trigger stronger protests
International Court Rules Japan's 'Research' Whaling Illegal in Landmark Case
World  (tags: whaling, Japan, international law )

Laura
- 115 days ago - ecowatch.com
In a stunning victory for the whales, the International Court of Justice announced their binding decision today in the landmark case of Australia v. Japan, ruling that Japan's JARPA II whaling program in the Antarctic is not for scientific purposes ...
Japan Whaling Program In Seas Near Antarctica Not For Scientific Ends, World Court Rules
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, Japanese whaling, UN, international court, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animaladvocates, death, cruelty )

Cal
- 115 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Japan's whaling program in seas near Antarctica is not for scientific purposes, judges at the U.N.'s highest court ruled on Monday, agreeing with Australia that Tokyo should revoke permits to catch and kill whales for research purposes.
Breaking News! - Australia Wins Whaling Case Against Japan
Animals  (tags: Japan, Australia, whaling, good news, court, wins )

Marie
- 115 days ago - nz.news.yahoo.com
The UN's top court has ruled that Japan's whaling hunt in the Southern Ocean is not a scientific program as Tokyo has always claimed.
TELL JAPANESE PRIME MINISTER ABE TO FREE ANGEL AND STOP SLATHERS
Animals  (tags: Taiji, Japan, Whaling, albino dolphin Angel, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, cruelty, ethics, humans, killing, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, whales, wildlife, TAKE ACTION! )

Desanka
- 156 days ago - dolphinproject.org
Recently, during one of the drive hunts in Taiji, a rare albino dolphin called Angel was captured and separated from her mother and family pod. She now swims alone in a small pool at the Taiji Whale Museum, where her life is in danger.
Sea Shepherd Shuts Down Japanese Whaling - Way Hey!!
Offbeat  (tags: Sea Shepherd, whaling, Japan, good news, offbeat )

Marie
- 175 days ago - 3news.co.nz
Militant environmentalist group Sea Shepherd says it has shut down Japanese whaling activity in the Southern Ocean for the past week.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Whaling in Norway - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, Norway, Norway Slaughters Animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, slaughter, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 177 days ago - forcechange.com
Each year Norwegians continue kill thousands of whales with a quota that has gradually been increasing. These whales are brutally slaughtered using explosive harpoons.
 

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