Monthly Archives: March 2014

International Court of Justice rules against Japanese whaling

Original story from www.abc.net.au The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ruled that Japan’s whaling program in the Antarctic is not for scientific purposes and has forbidden the granting of further whaling permits. The finding…

Tigers killed as entertainment for rich businessmen in China

Original story from www.news.com.au March 28, 2014 MORE than 10 tigers have been killed as “visual feasts” to entertain officials and rich businessmen in a Chinese city, state media reported. Police in Zhanjiang in the…

Chemicals in our clothes

Original story from The Australian Womans Weekly, March 24th, 2014 In the past month, clothing retailers Rivers Australia, Just Jeans, and bedding chain Pillow Talk recalled items, including children’s jeans, coloured with “azo dyes” known…