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Whale of a Problem: Captive Marine Mammals

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Wayne Pacelle

Tomorrow morning my colleague Naomi Rose, Ph.D., and a number of other experts will testify before a House subcommittee about the ethical and legal is...

Oprah Earth Day Special: 'The Cove' Filmmakers Talk Dolphin Slaughter

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Oprah hosted an Earth Day special where she focused on how we can lead greener lives, along with some of the current environmental challenges we face....

Japanese Distributor To Show 'The Cove' Free Online In Response To Canceled Screenings

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Japanese distributor of "The Cove" said Thursday it will show the Oscar-winning documentary about the slaughter of dolphins free online to up to 2...

Show us The Science

Louie Psihoyos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Louie Psihoyos

The following tells the story of how a group of animal rights activists helped close down one of the most notorious restaurants in America and expose rings selling whale meat around the world.

Katherine Goldstein

Fisher Stevens Interview: 'The Cove' Producer Discusses His Next Film

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

To help fulfill 2009 TED Prize winner Sylvia Earle's wish to create a global network of marine protected areas, TED held a five-day conference aboard ...

Thirteen Dolphins Ready, Waiting to Go Free

Leilani Münter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Leilani Münter

With dead dolphins washing up on the shores of the Gulf of Mexico, wouldn't it be great if you knew you could help save a few? Thirteen, to be exact.

Faroe Island: The OTHER Cove With Horrific Dolphin Slaughter

Tonic | DARRAGH WORLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

"The Cove" has brought worldwide attention to an annual dolphin hunt in Taiji, Japan. But the very same thing is happening in another cove, thousands ...

WATCH: The Cove Filmmakers Talk About How To Save The Oceans

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ReasonTV catches up with The Cove's filmmakers as they expose a California restaurant's use of whale, and discusses the plights of our oceans with Chr...

'The Cove' Canceled In Japan: Several Movie Theaters Refuse To Show Film

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

TOKYO — Two more movie theaters in Japan have canceled screenings of "The Cove," an Oscar-winning documentary that shows footage of a dolphin hu...

Toxic or Not, Commercial Whaling Is Back on the Table

Peter Christian Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter Christian Hall

The only global organization to ever control whaling may be on the rocks. An IWC collapse would dissolve a 24-year moratorium on commercial whaling, leaving Japan and other whalers to hunt freely.

Can Dolphins Commit Suicide?

Vicky Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Vicky Collins

Richard O'Barry gets misty eyed when he talks about Cathy. His beautiful girl died in his arms. Suicide he says. Cathy was a bottlenose dolphin, one of five he trained for the 60′s television hit Flipper.

And the Award Goes to ...

Lee Schneider | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lee Schneider

The Genesis Awards honor those in media who raise public awareness about animal issues, who expose cruelty against animals and work for animal protection.

Tails For Whales

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wendy Diamond

IFAW has spent decades seeking innovative solutions to whale problems such as entanglement, ship strikes, and whaling. Tails for Whales is just one of their innovative, peaceful solutions.

Animal Ovations: 24th Genesis Awards Winners

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Wayne Pacelle

At The Humane Society, our mission statement is "Celebrating Animals, Confronting Cruelty," but a corollary principle is celebrating people who do remarkable things for animals. The Genesis Awards is built around that idea.

Hollywood Women Give Voice to Animal Protection at 24th Genesis Awards

Tabby Biddle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tabby Biddle

I started the evening as someone sympathetic to animal rights and welfare, and left the evening feeling enlightened on the issues and inspired to be much more of an advocate.

'The Cove' Director Louie Psihoyos Spearheads Anti-Whaling Protest (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This week in Korea, 'The Cove' director and dolphin watchdog Louie Psihoyos is speaking out for the whales as well. The Oscar-winning director staged ...

Green News Report -- March 11, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport Now available via Stitcher Radio's way cool app! Listen on your iPhone, Android, Palm Pre and BlackBerry! IN TODAY'S RADI...

Sexy Celebrity Seas

David Helvarg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
David Helvarg

Many of the sea's leading stars (including sea stars) have sexual reproductive strategies -- hermaphroditism; group sex -- that would make Tiger Woods blush.

'The Cove' Set To Become Animal Planet TV Series

Los Angeles Times | Amy Kaufman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Fans of "The Cove," the environmentally themed film that won the best documentary Oscar last night, will be happy to know there's more where that came...

Green News Report -- March 9, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport Now available via Stitcher Radio's way cool iPhone app! Now available via Stitcher Radio's way cool app! Listen on your iP...

'The Cove' Filmmakers Lead Sting Operation Against Sushi Restaurant Serving Whale Meat

nytimes.com | JENNIFER STEINHAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Yet with video cameras and tiny microphones, the team behind Sunday's Oscar-winning documentary film "The Cove" orchestrated a Hollywood-meets-Greenpe...

Ric O'Barry: The Performance of a Lifetime

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Wendy Diamond

It was a weekend of celebration for Ric O'Barry and his lifelong movement to save dolphins. With an Oscar for The Cove, the Japanese government has to take note, and change is on its way.

UPDATE: Feds Search Santa Monica Sushi Restaurant For Whale Meat

AP | RAQUEL MARIA DILLON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Federal prosecutors filed charges Wednesday against a sushi chef and a Santa Monica restaurant on allegations that they served ill...

Text Dolphin To 44144: What Happens If You Follow Ric O'Barry's Sign?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

It was a big night for Participant Media at the Oscars. Their TakePart.com web presence was shown during a series of American Express commercials, and...

Oscars Red Carpet: Best Doc Nominee The Cove Dazzles!

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Wellington Ennis

Oscar Nominee for Best Documentary The Cove made quite an impression on the red carpet at the Kodak Theatre today.