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Whale Hunting

Emily Thomas

GRAPHIC: Never-Before-Seen Footage Of Horrific Dolphin Slaughter Released | Emily Thomas | Posted 04.01.2014 | Green

Newsweek magazine has stirred the waters of controversy with a cover story on a Japanese fishing village's dolphin hunt, a practice that gained sudden...

Whale Meat Beer Stirs Up Controversy

Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Bryan Nelson: It's a good time to be a beer drinker. A microbrew revolution is underway, and breweries worldwide seem ...

Ruthless War Against Dolphins Rages On

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 03.30.2013 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

Twenty years ago in Australia I helped free a bottlenose dolphin from a driftnet. In 2004 a small pod of bottlenose dolphins protected four swimmers f...

What Bid Do I Hear for the Life of That Thar Whale?

Carl Safina | Posted 04.08.2012 | Green
Carl Safina

Want to just solve the problem? They estimate that whaling makes about $31 million in profits. Anti-whaling spends $25 million. If the anti-whaling money directly paid whalers not to hunt -- problem solved.

Is Anti-Whaling Pressure Working On Japan?

The New York Times | ANDREW C. REVKIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The closing line of Martin Fackler's weekend article about fading passion for whaling in a Japanese whaling town is stark and telling: "Japan doesn...

IWC, Greenpeace, and Obama Administration Aren't Standing Up for the Whales

Sara Wan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sara Wan

next year the U.S. will be back, again claiming that allowing the resumption of commercial whaling is good for the whales while getting credit for protecting them.

U.S. Leads New Bid To Phase Out Whaling

The New York Times | John M. Broder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The United States is leading an effort by a handful of antiwhaling nations to broker an agreement that would limit and ultimately end wh...

Whales Worth More Alive: Uphold the Moratorium Against Whale Hunting

Brenda Peterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brenda Peterson

The U.S. still has time to decide to uphold the moratorium on whale hunting. Are we willing to stand up for a future ocean that is bountiful and healthy for future generations of humans and whales?

As Whale Species Rebound, Delegates Reevaluate Commercial Hunting Ban

The Washington Post | Juliet Eilperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A quarter-century after the first anti-hunting regulations were approved, several whale populations have stabilized and a few seem to be rebounding. ...

Whale Hunting Sought By Denmark

The Copenhagen Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At the annual International Whaling Commission meeting this week, Denmark has applied to include humpback whales in the hunting quota for Greenland D...

Unearthed: News of the Week the Mainstream Media Forgot to Report

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle

Home foreclosures could affect voting rolls, Judge blocks coal plant due to global warming, Japan automakers control 34.7 percent of U.S. market, and U.S. exports to Iran grew tenfold under Bush.

Tom Searcy, Hunt Big Sales: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 01.10.2012 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...