HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dolphin Films announced today that Ben Winchell (Disney's "A.N.T. Farm," "Necessary Roughness") and Ana Villafane ("Hiding," ...
WASHINGTON (AP) ? A group of American celebrities and other activists want President Barack Obama to refuse to sign an international trade agreement until Japan bans the capture and slaughter of dolphins in the fishing town of Taiji.
For the first time, a Japanese newspaper has denounced the slaughter of dolphins in the cove at Taiji, a move that has heartened activists and put the Japanese government on notice that the tides may be changing within the country. ?All Japanese activists will read it and be encouraged? by such high-profile opposition, says O?Barry.
In addition to criticism from environmental activists, the annual dolphin hunt in Taiji Cove in Japan has drawn criticism from the United States' Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy. The ambassador came out against "drive hunt" dolphin killing, in which hundreds of bottlenose dolphins are rounded up into a small area of water and then hunted.
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Dolphin Village, a residential resort community in Bausher, has announced the addition of 70 villas and apartments and a second swimming pool. Reaching clos...
The dolphin roundup by a Japanese community is an annual hunt. But this time, new U.S. ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy has weighed in with displeasure. That puts her on the side of several wildlife and animal rights advocates who've condemned the annual slaughter. The Japanese defend it as traditional ? just as the U.S. does with native Alaskans who kill whales.
Amid the global uproar over the latest round of dolphin killings in Taiji, Japan, one young calf, an extremely rare albino bottlenose dolphin nicknamed Angel by activists, has captured the hearts of people around the world. The pinkish-white female calf (her exact age is unknown) was one of 250 bottlenose dolphins forced into the deadly cove over the weekend. Only two others have reportedly been ...
"Angel," the albino calf captured during the annual Japanese dolphin hunt, has ended up in a marine park, where its survival is questionable, an expert says.
Dolphin Films announced today that Ben Winchell (A.N.T. Farm, Necessary Roughness) and Ana Villafaņe (Hiding, Los Americans) have signed on to play the leading roles of Max McGrath and Sydney Gardner in Max Steel , the upcoming live-action feature film based on Mattels popular superhero property of the same name.
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