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Michael 11-30-2004 09:33 AM

Quote:
Japan will resume serving whale meat to schoolchildren after a gap of 20 years, an official says.



Elementary and junior high school students in the south-western Wakayama Prefecture will be served whale meat twice a month starting in January, according to Yoshiki Tachibana, a local education board official.



It is the first time the province has served the meat since whaling was banned internationally in 1982.



Full story...



http://www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems...1/s1255046.htm

savage 12-01-2004 11:12 PM

Hasn't America already kicked their asses. Tell em to leave the whales alone G Dubya

Walter 12-02-2004 03:51 AM

"Since 1987 Japan has used a loophole in the global moratorium on whaling and killed whales for what it calls research."



Well, that's ****ty.

BoricuaVeggie 12-02-2004 12:41 PM

they want to get the young people hooked so the whalers will still have their $hitty jobs...


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