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A Glimmer of Hope

A Glimmer of Hope

July 18, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

Helen O'Barry reports on Ric's trip to the Faroe Islands, where pilot whales are killed on a regular basis.  Is there a glimmer of hope?

Participate in Japan Dolphins Day 2012!

Participate in Japan Dolphins Day 2012!

July 18, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

 

Ric O'Barry asks for your help to make this year's Japan Dolphins Day better than ever! 

Stop South Korea’s Whaling Scam

Stop South Korea’s Whaling Scam

July 13, 2012 by Mark Palmer, Save Japan Dolphins

The Republic of Korea announced last week they would issue bogus "scientific" whaling permits like Japan.  Help stop Korea's whaling scam and urge them to reduce "accidental" netting of whales.

An Award for Our Friends

An Award for Our Friends

June 27, 2012 by Ric O'Barry, Earth Island Institute

At Earth Island Institute's 30th birthday bash, Ric gives an award to two outstanding dolphin activists, Tim & Carrie Burns.

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.

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