24 Nov '11, 4pm

TAIJI FISHERMEN SHOVE CORKS INTO THE WOUNDS OF DOLPHINS SO NOBODY CAN SEE THE BLOOD RUNNING INTO THE WATER

TAIJI FISHERMEN SHOVE CORKS INTO THE WOUNDS OF DOLPHINS SO NOBODY CAN SEE THE BLOOD RUNNING INTO THE WATER

NOTE: The slaughter and torment of dolphins was too urgent for 14 year old Ben Werdegar to take on “when he graduates” – even from middle school. He’s in Japan now hoping to make a difference. Here is his second report for Care2. Today we witnessed the slaughter of about 9 large Risso dolphins including 2-3 babies, and we helplessly watched one baby dolphin being stripped away from its family and sold into captivity. It all started with my father and me heading down to the beach at about 8:00 a.m. I brought my guitar because I wanted to bring at least one drop of beauty to this terrible place by playing music here. I was playing guitar on the deserted beach when we ran into 2 ladies from Sea Shepard. They informed us that the fishermen were doing a dolphin drive right now. Ugh! “Permission” to watch We peered over the horizon to see about 7 large fishing boats heading back...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/bearing-witness-to-the-murder...

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