India First Nation Ever To Acknowledge Dolphins As Nonhuman Persons; Outlaw Cetacean Captivity

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On May 24, 2013, scientists and cetacean advocates alike were awestruck, inspired and elated to learn that India has become the first Nation in the world to acknowledge dolphins as nonhuman persons.  To… Continue reading

Florida Bound 01: Pain

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Many of the names may or may not have been changed to protect the innocent and the idiots. Sarah almost always had a precious smile on her face. Her kind words were spoken… Continue reading

Sea Shepherd Announces 10th SOWS Campaign: “Operation Relentless”

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Sea Shepherd Australia has just announced its 10th Antarctic Campaign: “Operation Relentless.” During their 9th Mission in the Southern Ocean, “Operation Zero Tolerance,” Sea Shepherd was overwhelmingly successful — an historic total of… Continue reading

3 Years After the BP Spill and We Are Still Sick | Louisiana Environmental Action Network

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Groups send letter outlining ongoing human health impacts along Gulf Coast As Earth Day passes and we remember the events of the BP Oil Spill three years ago, we are reminded that things… Continue reading

The First American Citizen Arrested Under an “Ag Gag” Law Tells Her Shocking Story | Kirschner’s Korner

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Amy Meyer was arrested and charged with violating Utah’s new “Ag Gag” bill that makes it illegal for citizens to record the abuse of animals in order to hide . . . Continue reading via The First… Continue reading

The Seals of Nam: Tweet Bomb

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The Seals of Nam: Tweet Bomb.

Captivity ‘turning orcas into killers’ – IOL SciTech | IOL.co.za

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London – Life in captivity can turn killer whales aggressive, driving them to attack humans, a film claims. It says orcas who perform for theme park audiences are traumatised and “turned into killers”.… Continue reading

Rethinking SeaWorld post-Blackfish

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Originally posted on SRQ Backlot:
During the panel after the screening of Blackfish, former SeaWorld trainers and director Gabriela Cowperthwaite mentioned that a recent IPO update for the company that owns SeaWorld had…

Vegan Friends: PLEASE ASSIST!

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This wonderful young woman has been disillusioned by haters. She is considering ending her crusade. Please leave a comment with her video encouraging her to go on. If you know me, then you… Continue reading

Moment Of Zen: Swimming With Manatees | Tim Zimmermann

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Moment Of Zen: Swimming With Manatees | Tim Zimmermann.