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Carrefour Sides with the Dolphins

Carrefour Sides with the Dolphins

June 21, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Supermarket giant Carrefour decides to withdraw support from a dolphin traveling circus in Indonesia

Join Dolphin Red Letter Day

Join Dolphin Red Letter Day

June 6, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

One of our supporters has proposed everybody send a letter in a red envelope to the Prime Minister of Japan in time for Japan's "Maritme Day" celebration on July 16th.  We think this is a great idea!

‘Don’t Weaken the Dolphin Safe Label,’ Lawmakers Urge Obama

‘Don’t Weaken the Dolphin Safe Label,’ Lawmakers Urge Obama

June 1, 2012 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

Rep. Ed Markey and 42 members of Congress have asked the Obama Administration to protect the integrity of the US Dolphin Safe tuna label, despite an adverse decision by the World Trade Organization.

Korea and Cetaceans: A Key Time

Korea and Cetaceans: A Key Time

May 20, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Ric O'Barry travels to the Republic of Korea to consult with the government and grassroots organizations about rehabilitating illegally-captured dolphins.

The Danger of Mercury in Dolphin Meat

The Danger of Mercury in Dolphin Meat

April 30, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Earth Island and Ric O'Barry have the scientific facts about mercury.  Will the Japanese government listen?

Support Dolphins on Earth Day!

Support Dolphins on Earth Day!

April 20, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Our friend Temple St. Clair is offering her beautiful dolphin pendants this Earth Day to our supporters, with 40% going to our Save Japan Dolphins Campaign.

A Thank You Letter to Mayor Sangen of Taiji

A Thank You Letter to Mayor Sangen of Taiji

April 16, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Ric O'Barry sends a thank you letter to Mayor Sangen of Taiji for moving Sad and Lonely to a new bigger outdoor tank at the Taiji Whale Museum.

Surfing for Dolphins in Taiji

Surfing for Dolphins in Taiji

April 8, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Tim Burns, our volunteer Cove Monitor in Taiji, tells about his encounters with a Japanese surfer in Japan.

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