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Happy birthday WDC, and here’s to the next 30 years!

Chris Butler-Stroud

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Happy birthday WDC, and here’s to the next 30 years!

By Chris Butler-Stroud / 22nd November 2017

Will you make a donation to help us protect whales and dolphins for the next 30 years? Thank you. WDC is 30 years-old and I…

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Michael Gove sets out his vision of 'Green Brexit'

By Chris Butler-Stroud / 24th July 2017

On Friday, I and some eighty plus conservationists and journalists were invited to listen to the UK Secretary of State for the Environment, Michael Gove…

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Will nationalism trump conservation in a ‘post-truth’ world?

By Chris Butler-Stroud / 16th March 2017

Is the new US Administration’s apparent negative attitude toward environmental protection an open door for renewed Japanese commercial whaling? If you have read the WDC…

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Japanese Antarctic whaling fleet sets sail

By Chris Butler-Stroud / 18th November 2016

Unfazed by the results of this year´s meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC), which decided on a new process for so called “research” whaling,…

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Are the Japanese people growing tired of whaling?

By Chris Butler-Stroud / 1st November 2016

The influential Japanese news title, the Asahi Shimbun, through an editorial, is calling on the Japanese Government to change its whaling strategy. In its editorial of…

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So how was the IWC for you?

By Chris Butler-Stroud / 28th October 2016

So IWC66 ends with a celebration of whale-themed ties, which, believe it or not, was won by a Japanese delegate. He was sporting a bright…

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