Dancing With the Evil Fishermen of Taiji

June 22, 2019 Whales and Humans 0

The town I was supposed to cover was called Taiji. It was the subject of a documentary called The Cove, which was up for an Academy Award. My bosses wanted someone to be there in case it won, to get the town’s side of the story.

The Forgotten War of the Whales

June 22, 2019 Whales and Humans 0

Another Antarctic whaling season will soon end, but most in Japan remain unaware of the fierce fight between the conservation ships operated by Sea Shepherd Australia, and Japanese whaling vessels in the icy waters of the southern oceans.