01 Apr '11, 10pm

@captpaulwatson Share his thoughts on the "The Great Bloody White North" - #seashepherd #canada

@captpaulwatson Share his thoughts on the "The Great Bloody White North" - #seashepherd #canada

I saw my first seal killed when I was ten years of age. I said then, as I continue to say now, that this senseless slaughter, this bloody horrific obscenity is the most shameful blemish on the escutcheon of Canada in all of our history. I witnessed the mass slaughter in all its scarlet stained frigid horror, first in 1976, and then again numerous times since. I have pulled seal clubs from the hands of sealers, I have fought with them on ice, and on land. I’ve taken my ships in the icepack, blockaded their harbors, and chased their ships from the killing grounds. I’ve been beaten by them, and I’ve knocked a few down in self-defense. I have witnessed the incredible cruelty and stupidity of these baby killing monsters all of my life and I have done all within my power to end this shameful horror that has blighted Canada throughout its history, a bloody history that started wi...

Full article: http://www.seashepherd.org/news-and-media/editorial-11040...

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