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80,000 Baby Seals Are Being Slaughtered in Namibia to Make Fur Coats in China That Are Sold Over the Internet | TakePart


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Christeen
- 131 days ago - takepart.com
This is horrific.



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daryl bishop (314)
Monday August 18, 2014, 7:25 pm
sorry i can'tget into this. it is horrible whatwe do just to be pretty
 

Past Member (0)
Monday August 18, 2014, 7:31 pm
So very sad :(
 

Bella F. (101)
Monday August 18, 2014, 8:16 pm
Noted & Signed,thank you for sharing
 

AMY MAYNARD (213)
Monday August 18, 2014, 9:47 pm
Thanks Christeen, so very sad!
 

sharon wardle (108)
Monday August 18, 2014, 10:35 pm
Noted & shared & signed & shared petition ~ Thanks Christeen
 

Ljiljana Milic (108)
Monday August 18, 2014, 10:54 pm
Signed > Thank you for helping put an end to Namibian seal clubbing!
& Thank you Christeen
 

jan l. (73)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 12:02 am
How cowardly, cruel and inane! i'm running out of words, but i wish i had a BIG club for those that are clubbing the seals. And i wish i had a badge so ii could punish those who bought or put the carcases into the line of commerce. i'd put them into the very same cages they expect lions to live in.
 

Tina Knight (44)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 1:26 am
So sad. signed/noted. xxx
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 1:28 am
Heart Broken Again ! You just think that you have managed with Huge collective Help to stop one lot and before you have time to take even one breath here we go Again !! I Just Cannot for the Life of me Understand how Supposedly Good Humans Can do This and live with themselves !!! All for Greed !!! Just Beyond Adequate Words how I feel !!!
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 1:36 am
Signed. However I unchecked the two update boxes because Take Part sends too much email.
 

Ruth Ann W. (208)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 3:03 am
S&N. Happy to go to Namibia and club a few clubbers. Then go to the morons who support the industry by buying these travesties called death with buttons.
 

john byrne (53)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 3:31 am

Killed for Greed.
Worn by Morons.
 

Sandra Penna (109)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 4:32 am
signed, Christeen, thank you. can't watch the video, I'll cry all day long.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 4:55 am
petition signed
 

Fi T. (16)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 5:24 am
No more sacrifice just for satisfying human wants
 

Lesley Christensen (37)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 6:07 am
It is beyond grief and beyond belief. I fear for all of us, with this dreadful collective karma we are reaping. I can hardly socialise with people any more, I get so upset and angry about our treatment of animals, and so little understanding and empathy from the average person I meet about why I feel this way. Our whole attitude needs to change, across the entire Planet, towards our relationship with all the animals in the wild. They are not there to make coats from, or boots, or medicines, or anything else. They are there to live side by side with us, to teach us, for us to learn from them and to love them. We MUST instil this into our young children from their very earliest years. But whilst we remain able to torture each other, maim each other, starve each other and constantly murder each other, to the point of genocide, then it seems we will remain incapable of treating animals with love and respect, and quite capable of committing species genocide, as in the tragedy enfolding for these baby seals in Namibia. It is grotesquely unbelievable, but once again the Chinese seem to be involved, creating a market and driving demand, all for financial gain, as if there's nothing else worthwhile in this world to strive for. Please try to enlighten them that they are so very very wrong.
 

Filo Miranda (25)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 7:20 am
Muito triste
 

Ellen G. (344)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 8:12 am
2 sigs
 

Mary Cromley (131)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 8:14 am
Signed petition and noted. This is heartbreaking.
 

Darren Woolsey (112)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 8:36 am
Noted, signed.
 

Natasha Salgado (578)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 9:14 am
Signed-thx Christeen
 

Jeaneen A. (157)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 9:49 am
S+N+S
 

Ruth L. (311)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 12:12 pm
Signed/noted. Thanks Christeen
 

Joy McR (136)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 12:40 pm
This pisses me off so much.. GGGRRRR noted..
 

Barb Knight (1684)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 2:46 pm
Signed still at 41%
WE NEED MORE SIGNATURES EVERYONE!!
 

Lynn Squance (219)
Tuesday August 19, 2014, 10:25 pm
Namibia, Canada and Norway I believe are the countries most involved in this reprehensible action of murdering baby seals. If I am not mistaken, Canada went up against the EU about their ban on Canadian seal products and the EU won, thankfully. I have no problem with subsistence taking of seals by indigenous peoples of Canada's north. But wholesale slaughter for profit is cruel and wrong, no matter where in the world.
 

Ed V. (189)
Wednesday August 20, 2014, 2:33 am
S&N, Thanks
 

Barbara V. (184)
Wednesday August 20, 2014, 2:42 am
Signed & Noted, Thank you
 

M Away M. (464)
Wednesday August 20, 2014, 4:39 am
Signed, was listening to the video (wasn't watching) got sick...I have been fighting this battle since 1978!
 

Charmaine Shannon (45)
Thursday August 21, 2014, 8:02 am
BLOOD MONEY will make ???? do Anything !!!!!! ???? that Buy and Wear these FURS are just as Guilty of HORRIFIC MURDER as the ???? doing the Clubbing !!!! May they "ALL" be DAMMED to HELL .......


Thanks Christeen for the AWARENESS !!!!!!
 

Jo S. (533)
Thursday August 21, 2014, 11:29 am
Absolutely disgraceful!
Signed, noted & shared.
Thanks Christeen & Charmaine for the forward.
 

Shana M. (59)
Thursday August 21, 2014, 7:10 pm
Signed and noted
 

SherriAWAY Martin (132)
Friday September 5, 2014, 7:10 pm
Noted, Signed and Shared to Facebook
 
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