Marine Corps Video Of MV-22 Osprey In Iraq

The Marine Corps has released video of the MV-22 Osprey during its first deployment to Iraq.

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Japan To Join United States And Canada In Expression of Culture: Killing Whales

The Japanese have authorized the harvest of whales. This action, along with Japanese use of the cultural-tradition defense, has been attacked by many, including Greenpeace. The problem with these attacks is the total lack of consistency. Inconsistency is noting new for Greenpeace, considering the group’s co-founder resigned because of Greenpeace’s stance against nuclear energy. For example, Greenpeace lists the whaling issues to include: Norwegian, Icelandic, and Japanese whaling. Conspicuously absent from this list of condemnation is the killing of whales by aboriginal people.

Bowhead whale being slaughtered in Barrow, Alaska

Bowhead whale being slaughtered in Barrow, Alaska

 

Aboriginal whaling is the killing of whales by groups that have a tradition of whaling. Continue reading