February 21, 2021

Dolphin Hunting — Understanding from Within

This is a short interview with Japanese activist Mineto Meguro concerning dolphin hunting in Japan. Questions: What made you first focus on addressing animal issues? A: […]
January 29, 2021

Whaling in Japan — a Propaganda Battle

By Leah Lemieux & Mineto Meguro Guest-writer Mineto Meguro represents the Japanese non-profit organization (NPO) Animal Liberator, one of the few groups in Japan focusing on […]
January 15, 2020

Horrific Suffering in the Cove as Dolphins Slaughtered

By Cara Sands, Dolphin Project Taiji, 1-12-20: Taiji’s dolphin hunters have certainly been kept busy this month. In this week alone, there have been four successful […]
April 12, 2019

“Inhumane” Drive Hunts Cause Dolphins To Suffer Intense Physical And Mental Trauma

Despite the fact that dolphins are incredibly intelligent, sociable, and sentient beings, we still choose to hunt them, either to death as part of traditional slaughters […]
March 13, 2018

Taiji and the Liberal Dolphin Party

The tiny town of Taiji, and its dolphin hunts held in an innocuous local cove, have the deep support of Japan’s most powerful political forces. By […]
January 18, 2018

Sea Change

Something is happening in Japan. A Sea Change. Little by little, without much notice or debate, a change. Across Japan, the practice of hunting dolphins and […]
November 20, 2017

Viewers in tears at whale carrying dead newborn around – killed by our plastic waste

Blue Planet II viewers were crying their eyes out as a whale carried its dead newborn around – killed by human activity. The Mirror, 20.11.2017 Sir […]
November 13, 2016

The absurdity of shark hunting

A tour of Hong Kong’s shark fin trading quarters is the harrowing testimony to how openly such products are still being traded. In addition, there are […]
March 21, 2016

Pest Control: Will we learn from the past?

Tragically, concepts like the Chinese sparrow-kill from 1958 are still widely applied even nowadays. Please read the following story and find out at the end, what […]
March 2, 2016

China – the latest nightmare for dolphins and whales

China becomes the latest nightmare for captive cetaceans due to the expansion of ocean parks. This begs the question does China have to follow the same […]