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Harpooned: Greenpeace exposes scandal at heart of whaling

Feature story | May 15, 2008 at 0:00

Stake outs, testimony from informers, hidden cameras and tailing trucks full of stolen goods - it reads like a Hollywood movie, but it was an every day experience for Greenpeace activists in Japan, who have spent four months cracking open a major...

Japanese police launch investigation into whale meat scandal

Blog entry by Nick | May 22, 2008

Greenpeace Japan delivering stolen whale meat to the Tokyo Public Prosecutor's Office Following last week's revelation that crew members from the fleet responsible for Japan's so-called 'scientific' whaling programme had for many...

Stolen whale meat scandal rocks Japan

Blog entry by Nick | May 15, 2008

This is more about the whale meat scandal from Brian up at Greenpeace International in Amsterdam... Finally, we can tell the story some of us have been sitting on for months now: the whale meat embezzlement we uncovered in Japan , in...

Whaling on trial

Page | March 11, 2010 at 5:55

Greenpeace activists Toru Suzuki (below, right) and Junichi Sato (below, left) have been facing trial for nearly two years in Japan and are now awaiting a final verdict. They are charged only for theft and trespass -- yet it has always been...

Whaling fleet crew told to stay at home

Blog entry by Nick | June 2, 2008

The dodgy whale meat. © Greenpeace According to some juicy information received by our team in Japan, the crew members of the Nisshin Maru and the rest of the whaling fleet, who would by now have already left port for the annual North...

Tokyo Two trial remixed by right-wing manga spin

Blog entry by nick | February 22, 2010

A right-wing publication in Japan has made a manga cartoon of the Tokyo Two trial with their own twist on the proceedings - clearly taking the side of the whaling industry. This defensive spin is something we always take as a...

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter

Blog entry by nick | February 12, 2010

Dr. Martin Luther King Junior once said “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter” After acting on this fundamental principle, Junichi Sato and Toru Suzuki, now known as the Tokyo 2, currently risk...

Harpooned: Greenpeace exposes scandal at heart of whaling

Blog entry by Nick | May 15, 2008

Greenpeace Japan whale campaign coordinator Junichi Sato weighs 23.5 kilograms of whale meat stolen by crewmembers of the Nisshin Maru whaling ship. The contents of the box were listed as "cardboard." © Greenpeace No archiving. No...

Following the E waste Trail

Video | May 5, 2009 at 9:13

Greenpeace has been investigating the immoral and illegal e-waste dumping in developing countries since 2002. After China, India, Pakistan and Ghana, this is the story of how one very broken TV managed to avoid being tested and recycled according...

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