Shocking Report Suggests Yahoo! is Profiting From the Slaughter Of Whales and Dolphins

June 8, 2012 by  
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Photo by Kohane In what could be a devastating expose for online search giant Yahoo!, a report from the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) (in conjunction with Humane Society International and the Natural Resources Defense Council ) has declared that the company may be receiving profits from the hundreds of whale products offered for sale on its Japanese website. The report, titled Killing for Commerce , details how Yahoo! Japan sells the meat of endangered whale species on its website and as a result, the parent company based in the US receives profits from the sales of these products. The EIA also states that there is evidence to suggest that products derived from dolphins are also being sold. Read the rest of Shocking Report Suggests Yahoo! is Profiting From the Slaughter Of Whales and Dolphins Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Environmental Investigation Agency , Humane Society International , Natural Resources Defense Council , whale meat , whale products , yahoo japan , yahoo japan whale

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As Taiji Prepares to Begin Dolphin Slaughter, The Cove Diector Creates "Dolphin Project Team"

August 30, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: notsogoodphotography / Creative Commons “If the world finds out what goes on here, we’ll be shut down.” So were the words of one Taiji fishermen to dolphin activist Ric O’Barry, But therein lies the problem. The world does know about it… but it hasn’t ended. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Week in Animal News: Tourists Give Monkeys Anxiety, Sharks Die for Swim Record, and More (Slideshow)

July 1, 2011 by  
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Photo: Wikipedia Commons In Morocco, monkeys are feeling anxious, resulting in symptoms including excessive scratching.

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Mark Zuckerberg Only Eats Animals He Kills

May 26, 2011 by  
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A cousin of Zuckerberg’s first kill. Image by Louisiana Sea Grant College Program Louisiana State University via Flickr CC Fortune Magazine is reporting that Mark Zuckerberg has challenged himself to only eat animals that he kills by his own hands. As an ex-vegan omnivore who has never killed my own dinner I commend his personal challenge.

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