02 Jun '12, 11pm

Graphic PETA Seal Hunt Ad Banned | Care2 Healthy Living

Graphic PETA Seal Hunt Ad Banned | Care2 Healthy Living

PETA recently tried to take its campaign against Canada’s annual seal hunt to Canadian televisions, but the organization’s new commercial has been deemed “too graphic” for viewers. According to the Huffington Post , the Television Bureau of Canada has required two scenes to be deleted if the ad is to be aired on Canadian networks. The bureau gives approval for PSAs and commercials. “The following scenes will need to be removed. The scene at 39 seconds with the dying seal will need to be removed [and] the scene at 45 seconds will need to be revised so that the second seal the man hits is removed,” wrote Jessica Bassermann of the Television Bureau. The two scenes show examples of the shocking brutality that happens during the hunt. PETA is refusing to remove the scenes which they feel show the reality of the seal cull. “We think the truth should be shown. We think that if th...

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