- Posted February 3, 2014 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Impact Your World
Japan's #Taiji Scandal
I actually did my own investigation for this report. I even made a couple of phone calls to the US Navy Marine Mammal Program. So I got a full picture.
Japan continues to defy, almost worldwide, standards of socially acceptable behovior. Inhumane DRIVE HUNTS of lovable dolphins, mainly in Japan, have taken over concern for animal law activist globally. Illegal smuggled unhealthy dolphin meat labeled correctly, as well as sneakily mis-labled as tuna, is surfacing on tables in restaurants. These barbaric drive hunts are where dolphins who entertain you and you pay big bucks to swim with on vacation come from. Japan allows this to continue due to them overfishing and the revenues it brings from worldwide demand for captive trained dolphins to entertain for profit. Don't buy a ticket. Dolphins are not fish. All about...