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  • Final voyage for Japan's whaling fleet? Fingers crossed!

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 19, 2009 at 20:42 3 comments

    whale-fleet-departCan it really be that over 20 years after the global ban on commercial whaling went into effect the Japanese fleet has once again set sail to the Southern ocean in pursuit of almost 1000 minke and fin whales? It's been well over a decade since these n... Read more >

  • Supreme Court rejects Tokyo Two appeal for disclosure of key evidence

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 19, 2009 at 1:45 3 comments

    advert-upsidedown-worldAfter weeks and weeks of awaiting, the decision by the Supreme court of Japan on whether to allow the disclosure of evidence was made and it was not in our favour. The following press release was released from Japan by our team working closely on the ... Read more >

  • The nuclear industry doesn't trust itself...Why should we?

    Blogpost by Shawn Patrick Stensil - November 18, 2009 at 13:43

    nuclear_liability_compensation_act1Why should we trust the nuclear industry when it doesn’t trust itself? That’s the underlining question of a Greenpeace report released this week.

    The Harper government has tabled the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act in Parliament. The bill woul... Read more >

  • Minister Shea applauds ICCAT's failure??

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 17, 2009 at 19:47

    Federal Fisheries and Oceans Minister Shea released a statement yesterday offering her congrats to ICCAT members for a job well-done on protecting Atlantic bluefin tuna. My question to Minister Shea is- did I miss something? Did ICCAT take a stand for... Read more >

  • Thanks for nothing, ICCAT

    Blogpost by Sarah King - November 16, 2009 at 16:16 1 comment

    time-and-tunaWell, another pathetic round of ICCAT meetings has come to an end and yet again the Atlantic bluefin are  no closer to a plan for true recovery.  ICCAT scientists recently concluded that in order for there to even be a 50/50 chance at recovery by 2023... Read more >

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