September 23rd, 2011 by J.H. Soeder
In a recent blog from the New York Times, a “cushioned warning” has been recorded about whales,
made by President Obama against Iceland.
The warning is tantamount to saying how much the budget was cut, when in reality nothing was really “cut”.
This is a portion of the blog regarding whaling is what I want to focus on:
In a move hailed by conservation activists, President Barack Obama initiated potential diplomatic sanctions against Iceland this week for its commercial whaling activity. The sanctions include six measures ranging from possibly limiting cabinet-level visits to Iceland to limiting cooperation with Iceland in the Arctic region. Read the rest of this entry »
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September 1st, 2011 by J.H. Soeder
A friend of you and I asks your help.
Many of you who have read my ongoing blogs, know how I feel about the taking of life from sentient animals, especially whales.
My main concern has been endangered whales, but I do include dolphins, simply because I have had many wonderful opportunities to know and be with dolphins.
What I have come to realize is not the death of these animals I want to focus on – as far as Taiji is concerned – but it is only the rebirth of man’s awareness regarding his responsibility to his own environ.
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