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How Cecil The Lion Changed The Trophy Hunting Industry

The poaching of Cecil, Zimbabwe’s famous lion, sparked international outrage and drew much needed attention to trophy hunting and the wildlife trade. Although it is a shame that change had to be inspired by the death of a well-loved wild animal, it is good that change is finally underway! 232 more words


Cecil’s death: the catalyst to end wildlife crime?

By Gina Vale, Programme Development Associate

When asked to work on a conference on the illegal wildlife trade (IWT) I didn’t know what to expect. Apart from being an avid fan of David Attenborough and having recently seen… 487 more words

Foreign Policy

Book Review: Welcome to Night Vale, a Novel

Well, after falling into near-hibernation with my posting schedule, I’m back, jolted awake by a book that I’ve been looking forward to for ages and a book I simply had to post about: … 722 more words

Book Reviews

Act...Take Two!

If you are a regular reader of mine, or even if you are not. I am a little Lion loving obsessed. I love Lions, I’ve got Lions all over my room, I’ve got Lion t-shirts…Lions everywhere! 191 more words

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