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Watching the Whalers Every Move

It is now December 4th, 2011 and we are all wondering what the Japanese is going to do this year. The fact that the Whaling Fleet was supposed to have left port for the Southern Ocean weeks ago, and still have isĀ  spinning the gears of governments and non-governmental organizations everywhere. 423 more words

Animal Welfare

In The Name of Science! (Dinner)

Its no secret that the Japanese have a pretty strong appetite for all things fish. In fact, Japan ranks just behind China in the tonnage of fish caught every year, last estimated at 11.9 million tonnes of fish! 380 more words