Feb. 16, 2011 – CHILE – In yet another blast of cold water in the face of Japanese whaling, Chile is sharply opposing the presence of Japan’s factory whaling ship, the Nisshin Maru, near Chile’s Exclusive Economic Zone, which is a sanctuary. Read on..
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(VIDEO) Maybe it’s the snoring, maybe its the way he’s squeezed onto the lap, but this Shar pei epitomizes relaxation, comfort and cuteness…
Feb. 16, 2011 – TOKYO – Long before it was cool and way before there was a TV show and international fame, Paul Watson and his Sea Shepherd crew fought the illegal Japanese whalers in a lonely battle on the icy Antarctic ocean. Called ‘terrorists’ and worse, this small group persisted, raising money and doggedly harassing the killers, who still claim that their death ships are doing ‘research.’ That is a lie.
Margaret Mead once said: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world, indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Paul and his crew have proven this to be true again and today is an incredible day for whales and humans everywhere. We salute you, Sea Shepherds, for this should give hope to activists around the world that change can happen. This is huge! – Global Animal