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More good whale news

by duckman / May 27, 2007 11:16 AM PDT
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Hmmm...
by EdH / May 27, 2007 8:47 PM PDT
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Japan contends that commercial whaling can coincide with environmental interests if done properly. The IWC needs to focus on managing the hunting of plentiful species rather than squelching a practice that has existed for thousands of years, said Morishita.

"There's a misunderstanding that Japan wants free, uncontrolled whaling," he said. "It's not true. We would like to have managed, controlled whaling, with quotas and enforcement."


That misunderstanding seems widespread.

How come the Japanese are painted as evil villains and the Norwegians and Icelanders get a free pass?
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They don't really get a free pass
by Diana Forum moderator / May 27, 2007 10:34 PM PDT
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