Underreported Update: Whaling Talks Collapse

Thursday, July 01, 2010

whale off the coast of Cape Cod whale off the coast of Cape Cod (Philip Hoare)

Philip Hoare, author of The Whale: In Search of the Giants of the Sea, discusses why the international talks on lifting the whaling moratorium and proposed reductions on whaling by Norway, Japan, and Iceland have failed.


Philip Hoare

Comments [2]

Eric from Brooklyn

Does your guest favor a boycott of Japanese products?

Jul. 01 2010 01:32 PM
akena in NY

Australia are outrageous. After the whites who got there exterminated 97% of the humans they met there, and continue to discriminate against the few who are left, they want to talk about saving whales. A nation of PETA types. Disgusting. If an African male and a deer are lying on the highway victims of an accident fighting for life, PETA types will help the deer. Australia now want to save whales while they continue to cause the deaths of first Australians by their policies.

Jul. 01 2010 08:48 AM

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