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Canada Seal Hunt

The Pope, the Animals and the Earth: The Vatican Says, Stop Exploiting; Do Something!

Julia Orr | Posted 06.24.2015 | Green
Julia Orr

The recently published encyclical has some astonishing statements. While I differ with the Vatican on a number of issues, I cannot diminish the incredible stand the new Pope has taken on issues of global injustice, the environment, animal welfare and poverty.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Seals Shot, Brutally Beaten During Annual Canadian Hunt

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.20.2015 | Green

WARNING: This post contains graphic content that may upset some readers. The Canadian government in early March announced this year's quota for its...

Lessons From the WTO Seal Products Case for the World Trading System

Simon Lester | Posted 02.08.2014 | World
Simon Lester

Should trade rules focus narrowly on non-discrimination as a principle? Or should they take a broader approach and address all measures that affect trade in some way?

Ke$ha, Iggy Pop Team Up With PETA

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.14.2011 | Green

Music stars Ke$ha and Iggy Pop are teaming up, but not to make some new tunes. The duo have joined with PETA to speak out in protest of Canada's annu...

Pam Anderson Launches Anti-Seal Hunt Campaign

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TORONTO — Former "Baywatch" star Pamela Anderson wants to save the seals from the annual hunt on Canada's East Coast. The Canadian-born actress...

Europe Votes to Save Seals

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Markarian

Just weeks ago, the world's most beautiful nursery on the ice floes of Canada's Atlantic coast was stained red and turned into a killing field. Tens of thousands of seal pups were killed.

Obama: Seal Hunt "Inhumane," An "Outrage"

The Toronto Star | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Campaigners leading a global effort against the Canadian seal hunt believe they have stumbled across a secret weapon that could bring Ottawa to heel -...

Canada's Annual Seal Hunt Gets Under Way (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The International Fund for Animal Welfare released this video showing what it says is hunters killing seals in Canada's annual commercial seal hunt...

Canada Seal Hunt Begins Amid Controversy

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TORONTO — Canada's annual seal hunt started Monday, under pressure from a possible European Union ban on imported seal products. The world's la...