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Take Action! - Stop Alaska Whaling - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Stop, Alaska, whaling, IWC, indigenous, hunting )

Marie
- 18 days ago - change.org
The International Whaling Commission (IWC) imposed a moratorium on commercial whaling (the capture and killing of whales) in 1986. However, the IWC has a longstanding policy of allowing certain indigenous peoples in Alaska to hunt otherwise protected
Take Action! - End Commercial Whaling - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: End, commercial, whaling, Japan, Norway, Iceland, killing, whales )

Marie
- 42 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.
Stop Whaling in Greenland! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: whaling, greenland, protection )

Angela
- 50 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
- 50 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.
Take Action Now! - Denounce Japan for Resuming Whaling Off Antartica! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Japan, whaling, Antartica, denounce, not scientific )

Marie
- 119 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.
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
- 141 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
- 141 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
- 182 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.
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
- 203 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.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prime Minister of Iceland: Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson: Halt the Killing of All Whales Before the 2014
Animals  (tags: whaling, Iceland, stop whaling, whales, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, killing, protection, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 230 days ago - change.org
The International Marine Mammal Conservation Society has launched another campaign for the whales, a campaign against Icelandic whaling. This comes shortly after Iceland announced it was going to hunt whales this year with an increased quota
Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society - STOP Whaling in Norway - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Stop, whaling, Norway, killing, conservation, society, mammals, animals )

Marie
- 285 days ago - change.org
Each year thousands of these gentle giants are slaughtered with exploding harpoons. Once the whale has been harpooned, it can suffer for hours before dying. Many countries such as Norway, Japan and Iceland still continue this horrific killing.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Unsustainable and Dangerous Whaling Practices - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, whales, whaling, animaladvocates, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, killing, suffering, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare )

Cal
- 286 days ago - forcechange.com
Japan needs to institute stricter and more limited hunting rules before there are no whales, dolphins, or porpoises left to catch and kill. These creatures are being driven to extinction because the Japanese government insists on using outdated informatio
60 MINUTES: Return of the Humpbacks
Animals  (tags: SeaShepherd, Paul Watson, Paul Watson, Whale Wars, whaling, environment, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, protection, humans, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 303 days ago - cbsnews.com
Back from the brink--Humpback whales make a comeback. Oneof the most fascinating animals ever.
Australia and Japan in Court Battle Over Whaling
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, politics, protection, environment, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, humans, wildlife, Australia, Japan, law, wildanimals )

Cal
- 420 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Australia will try to persuade judges that Japan's scientific whaling program is commercial whaling in disguise in a case between the countries that opens in The Hague on Wednesday
OP-ED: Why Won't Australia Stop the Whalers?
Animals  (tags: WORLD, whaling, Australia, whales, government, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 530 days ago - abc.net.au
The Japanese hunting of whales in Australian Antarctic waters is against Australian law. Yet the Australian government is strangely reluctant to enforce its own laws.
 

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