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Disturbing Video Shows Killer Whale Beached Herself After Marine Park Show

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 06.07.2016 | Green

Morgan on concrete slide-out, Loro Parque, 05/16 from Dolphin Project on Vimeo. A captive killer whale appeared to "beach" herself following a p...

SeaWorld Victory Offers Important Reminders for Social Movements

Celia Alario | Posted 03.18.2016 | Green
Celia Alario

The decision by SeaWorld to end its captive breeding program is worthy of celebration. But before everyone rushes to explain how we got here, I feel compelled to remind us all to celebrate all the many great organizations and actions that have led us to this remarkable day.

SeaWorld Sues California Authorities Over Orca Breeding Ban

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.30.2015 | Science

SAN DIEGO, Dec 29 (Reuters) - SeaWorld sued California authorities on Tuesday, seeking to overturn a decision that allows the San Diego theme park to ...

Former SeaWorld Employee Recounts Horrifying Treatment Of Orcas

The Dodo | Chloe Angyal | Posted 12.09.2015 | Green

The past few years have seen a stream of former SeaWorld employees speak out about their time at the company. Now another employee is stepping forward...

SeaWorld Doesn't Seem To Understand Its Business Is Over

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 11.09.2015 | Science

The shift was sudden. One day, SeaWorld's bleachers were full. Many Americans held fond memories of watching killer whales belly-flop gallons of water...

PETA Protests Injury To Whale At SeaWorld San Diego

Reuters | Posted 12.04.2012 | Green

* SeaWorld disputes claim injury inflicted by another whale * Company says quality of care exceeds government standard *...

Dave Jamieson

Judge Rules Against SeaWorld Over Whale Trainer's Death | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.30.2012 | Green

"Are the emotions inspired by the grandeur of humans interacting with killer whales worth the dangers created by the interactions?" That was the qu...

We the... Animals? The Push to Give Fido Constitutional Rights

Robert Frogge' | Posted 04.18.2012 | Weird News
Robert Frogge'

On February 8, U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Miller dropped his gavel and declared whales are not entitled to constitutional protection against slavery. This ruling came in response to a lawsuit filed last October by five orcas currently being "held in slavery and involuntary servitude" at SeaWorld.