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Recently, Korean activists backed by Earth Island Institute Philippines held a press conference opposing the trafficking in beluga whales.
For our Save Japan Dolphins Campaign, we've issued a media release to the Japanese media about WAZA suspending the membership of JAZA because of their use of the bloody Taiji dolphin hunts to catch dolphins for captivity.
SeaWorld claims their tanks are quieter than the ocean.
JAZA's having a time-out.
Responding to pressure from Earth Island and other groups, the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) has finally kicked out the Japan Association of Zoos and Aquariums (JAZA) for violations of WAZA's animal cruelty code.
WSJ calls it the "Crisis of the week".
Read about the landmark ruling.
A new lawsuit challenges SeaWorld's false claims about orcas in captivity -- Earth Island is working directly with the law firm of Covington & Burling LLP and the plaintiffs to seek an order forcing SeaWorld to tell the truth.