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Killing Taiji Dolphins is Anything But Painless

Approximately 20,000 dolphins, porpoises, and small whales are slaughtered each year in Taiji, Japan. Beginning on September 1, the hunting season runs through the end of March of the following year. Hidden from the public, these animals are mercilessly stabbed, … Continue reading

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Dolphin Killing Starts Again

While for some, September may mark the beginning of the school year, for the 48 fishermen of Taiji, Japan, it signifies the commencement of dolphin hunting season. The annual dolphin slaughter officially began yesterday, on September 1, 2011, otherwise called … Continue reading

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Current Updates in the Taiji Cove

Most people know Sea Shepherd for their conservation goals, and hate towards whaling/their efforts against it, which include those depicted in show “Whale Wars” on Animal Planet. I admit that I was one of these people. But a couple of … Continue reading

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