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Day 292: 4/14/14: Chinese Billionaire Named "Shark Guardian"

After so much sad stuff about the shark cull and drum lines in Australia, it’s nice to read this inspiring story about four  Chinese businessmen who fought to get shark fin soup off the menu at government banquets.

Activism

Save the Sharks!

Every minute, almost 200 sharks are killed for their fins or otherwise illegally poached. Right now, a shark is being hooked by a merciless shark poacher, hauled on board, and having its owns fins cruelly hacked off. 437 more words

Chicago

Yummmmy....Shark Fin.

California’s shark fin trade ban wins in court!

Thanks to you, California’s shark fin trade ban has survived another challenge!

Earlier this year, you stood up for… 276 more words

Sustainable Action Network

Judge Upholds California Shark Fin Ban

On March 25, 2014, Judge William Orrick of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, issued an Order Granting Motions to Dismiss Chinatown Neighborhood Associations’ lawsuit against California, challenging the Shark Fin Law. 306 more words

Article

Hilton Removes Shark Fin From Menu

Hilton Removes Shark Fin from All Establishments Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide will be taking shark fin dishes off the menu at all restaurants and food and beverage facilities across Asia Pacific. 303 more words

I love Shark Week

I have spent the day working on my computer (with interruptions by Sunshine to run around the couch).  In the background I’ve been playing some of my… 174 more words