Good Girls for Dead Whales

by
Abby Zimet

 

With an international meeting on whaling set to open this month, Japan is pushing hard to break a 24-year moratorium, including offering cash bribes and call girls to countries willing to back them, according to a report from the U.K.'s Times. Even worse, Obama backs a plan to suspend the moratorium. To see what he supports, here's a video of a minke whale suffering for way too long after getting hit by an exploding harpoon from a Norwegian ship. Petition to ban such barbarism here.

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