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GREAT NEWS~GREAT NEWS India Cites Dolphin Personhood in Ban on Dolphinaria

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Why is Australia's challenge to Japanese 'scientific whaling' so unique?~In an unprecedented move, the Government of India announced a nationwide ban on dolphinaria, citing dolphin intelligence and sensitivity as part of the reason

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Ana MESNER (215)
Tuesday June 17, 2014, 4:36 am
Thank you Kelly for sharing :)

Natasha Salgado (672)
Tuesday June 17, 2014, 7:12 am
It is great to hear! Thx Kelly

Birgit W. (155)
Tuesday June 17, 2014, 4:06 pm
Wonderful, thanks for sharing.

Angeles Madrazo (298)
Tuesday June 17, 2014, 4:54 pm
Great!! Thank you!

Nelson Baker (0)
Tuesday June 17, 2014, 6:24 pm
Noted. Thank you India. Now I hope the US and the rest of the civilized nations do the same.

Aurea Aurea Walker (226)
Tuesday June 17, 2014, 8:09 pm
Yay, what a great example India is setting for the rest of the world to hopefully follow! Non-human personhood is where we should put so many if not all of our fellow cohabitants of this planet. As the old adage goes "a thousand mile journey begins with the first step" it will take time but we shall overcome our indiscriminate hurting of our companions and friends of the world.

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (43)
Wednesday June 18, 2014, 12:39 am
Great news! Thank you Kelly.

Ana R (201)
Wednesday June 18, 2014, 1:46 am
copy&paste Nelson Baker
noted with hope
Thank you, Kelly.

Ruth C. (267)
Wednesday June 18, 2014, 1:25 pm
Super news!

Dianne D. (477)
Wednesday June 18, 2014, 9:05 pm
Great news indeed

Melania Padilla (190)
Friday June 20, 2014, 11:49 am
Wow, so awesome!!!

Jennifer H. (3)
Monday June 30, 2014, 8:56 pm
Wow. Great news. Now if the US could just figure it out.
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