December 16, 2014

Faroe Islands: Foreign activists provoke patriotic reaction

The radical actions of foreign opponents to the pilot whale hunt serves to triggers patriotic counter- actions in the Faroe Islands. The vast majority of Faroese […]
August 29, 2014

From the Faroese perspective — the pilot whale hunt

Cooperation rather than confrontation – in this way, whale defenders and the Faroese might jointly contribute to an accelerated end to the pilot whale hunt. Here […]
August 11, 2014

Thoughts of a former whale hunter in the Faroe Islands

The following was written by a Faroese who formerly participated in the pilot whale hunts known as the “grind”. It is his response to misinformation on […]
July 31, 2014

When will the pilot whale hunt end in the Faroe Islands?

The pilot whale hunt in the Faroe Islands will end in the not too distant future. In this the Faroese are mostly in agreement, even many […]
July 1, 2014

Protest for Europe’s dolphins attracts hundreds

Brussels – Saturday June 28 saw the second ‘Close Dolphinaria in Europe’ demonstration, which was held at the striking structure of the Atomium in the capital […]
November 21, 2013

Faroe Islands — Between lethal tradition and awakening

A total of 1,534 pilot whales and dolphins had already been slaughtered in the Faroe Islands this year by mid-November. A bitter setback for whale and […]
September 17, 2013

Many Faroese people have stopped eating pilot whale

The following is a partial and rough translation of an article that appeared in a Faroese magazine in September 2013. As this is a translation of […]
July 29, 2013

Faroese are listening about the grindadráp, say dolphin advocates

Having just returned from a trip to the Faroe Islands once more to spark a conversation on the islands’ controversial pilot whale hunt, two dolphin advocates […]
June 5, 2013

Loving dolphins to death

Dolphins suffer in captivity. These highly intelligent and self-aware creatures cannot be humanely kept in captivity. Therefore, a change in thinking in dealing with them is […]
April 11, 2013

A Deadly Business with Dolphins

Dolphin activist Sasha Abdolmajid calls for a rethinking to protect the marine mammals. Findings after a trip to Japan -Appeal is “Avoid dolphinaria and marine parks.” […]
November 8, 2012

There is always ‘Hope and Faith’ at the Cove says activist

Taiji – Dolphin advocate Sasha Abdolmajid has just returned from a visit to Taiji, Japan. Abdolmajid visited the tiny town made famous in The Cove documentary, […]