South Korea Whaling Plan May Be Abandoned Amid Criticism SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea says it may scrap research whaling plans that have been widely criticized. Fisheries official Kang Joon-suk said Wednesday that Seoul may drop the plans if it finds ways to study whales without killing them. The government ... 07/10/2012 - 11:05 pm | View Link
South Korea's whaling: Faux and cons What's got the waters flowing stronger then ever is South Korea's proposal to begin whaling around its coast under regulations ... and the wherewithal to construct faux frustration if they choose. As the Korean proposal puts it: "Good faith and pacta ... 07/4/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
South Korea's whaling: Faux and cons This is the eighth meeting of the International Whaling Commission (IWC) that I've covered; so I'm always a bit chary of the possibility that over time I've become a more grumpy, wizened, curmudgeonly old cynic than the organisation's politics might merit. 07/4/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Seoul Tells Fendi No Fur On Catwalk We applaud Korea’s citizens for reminding Fendi that animal cruelty is never in vogue and hope Fendi gets the message. It’s a new season – and compassion is in fashion. Read on… — Global Animal SEOUL (AFP) – South Korea’s capital city has ... 05/15/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Video News Watch breaking news videos, viral videos and original video clips on CNN.com. 10/5/2015 - 7:10 pm | View Website
News Latest UK news, breaking news and current news, plus celebrity news and political news from Telegraph.co.uk, all the latest breaking stories. 10/5/2015 - 6:38 am | View Website
Greenpeace USA Shell has pulled out of the Arctic "for the foreseeable future." This. Is. Huge. 10/4/2015 - 10:21 am | View Website
Archives Mailing Address CounterPunch PO Box 228 Petrolia, CA 95558 Telephone 1(707) 629-3683 or 1(800) 840-3683 10/4/2015 - 9:53 am | View Website
History News Network | News Archives 11-02 to 3-03 Wilson Boozer - 1/16/2011 . It is remarkable to me how many modern Republicans are ignorant of the fact that their party is the legatee of all ... 10/4/2015 - 1:03 am | View Website
California police will have to publicly report race and other demographic characteristics of any person stopped by officers under a new law intended to respond to high-profile deaths of unarmed black men and charges of racial profiling. The law, authored by state Assemblywoman Shirley Weber (D) and signed into law by Gov.
After finding out some of its gluten-free products may contain wheat, General Mills announced Monday a voluntary recall of about 1.8 million boxes of Cheerios and Honey Nut Cheerios.
The affected boxes were produced in Lodi, California, and shipped across the country. In a statement, Jim Murphy, president of the General Mills cereal division, explained that the "Lodi production facility lost rail service for a time and our gluten-free oat flour was being off-loaded from rail cars to trucks for delivery to our facility on the dates in question.