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1/3 getting Hand Outs & Chicago's Packing

1/3 of us are on welfare, 45 million are getting food stamps, Chicago’s crime is running because it’s residents are packing heat, and New Zealand bans shark finning!

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Massachusetts Outlaws the Sale of Shark Fin Products

Paws Up!
To the Governor of Massachusetts for signing a bill into law that outlaws the sale of shark fin in products.

Shark finning is the practice of amputating a shark’s fins, typically so that the fins can be used in culinary products such as shark fin soup. 132 more words

Paws Up/Paws Down

New Zealand bans shark finning

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand on Wednesday announced it will ban the practice of shark finning, a move the Pew Charitable Trusts said is welcome and will bring the country in line with other developed nations. 188 more words

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SHARK FINNING BANNED IN NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand is banning the practice of shark finning, a move the Pew Charitable Trusts says is welcome and will bring the country in line with other developed nations. 91 more words

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Shark Finning

When it comes to sea food, I’m not a fan. Because of this, I’m not very familiar with the variety offered at various restaurants or in different countries. 597 more words

Drop in Chinese shark fin sales - WildAid report

Sales of shark fins dropped by 50-70% over the past two years, according to a report by WildAid, with an 82% decline in sales reported by shark fin vendors in Guangzhou (the global centre of shark fin trade), as well as a 47% decrease in retail prices, and a 57% drop in wholesale prices. 610 more words

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