Blessings on those who from a place of empathy and compassion take action to protect and lend voice to sentient, living beings who cannot speak for themselves. ~Gerean Pflug for “The Animal Spirits”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — February 18, 2013
WHAT: In support of over 1/4 million signatures on the petition “Olympic Committee: Please respectfully challenge Tokyo’s 2020 bid due to Taiji Dolphin Hunt” collected from all over the world, there will be a live worldwide protest held in over 40 cities globally on February 22, 2013. In addition, there will be numerous online rallies held the same day to support the efforts of the live protests.
WHO: Animal rights advocates, dolphin supporters, and concerned citizens around the world
WHEN: Friday, February 22, 2013 — Event start times are listed for the local time zone of the protest. (The times listed in parentheses refer to the time for the Eastern time zone in the United States.)
WHERE: See event details below.
BACKGROUND: Against the wishes of concerned citizens from all over the world, Taiji, Japan continues to barbarically exploit its marinelife with the…
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