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May 23, 2014 04:21 PM ET // Tim Wall
A conservation organization is protesting a plant to fire air guns off the New Jersey coast, which could harm whales and other wildlife. Continue reading →
Feb 6, 2013 11:08 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Japan's whaling industry comes under pressure from foreign governments and its own economic data. ->
Feb 17, 2011 03:51 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Japan announces it is "suspending" this year's Antarctic whaling. Is it in fact ending it - and not just this year, but for good?
Jan 13, 2011 02:06 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Leaked cables show the U.S. and Japan discussing whaling deals and the status of Sea Shepherd.
Jun 13, 2011 12:10 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
While Japan's Antarctic whaling may be nearing an end, its North Pacific whaling is still going strong.
Feb 10, 2010 06:08 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
A United Nations panel has informed the government of Japan that its treatment of two Greenpeace activists is in contravention of several articles of the UN's Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The panel's opinion, which was communicated to Japanese authorities last year, was made pub...