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Deep North Episode 42: Sea Change

We consider three different perspectives on whaling in Iceland, from the science, ethics, and labour of this controversial industry. Note that in light of recent

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Whaling Ban Lifted in Iceland

The hunting of fin whales will be permitted in Iceland once more, though with stricter requirements and increased supervision, according to a notice from the

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whaling in iceland

Sea Change

Last spring, journalists and activists gathered in a quiet fjord an hour’s drive north of Reykjavík. There was a small harbour, but no fishermen bringing in the day’s catch. For what these guys were fishing, they needed a bigger boat. The whaling ships of Hvalur were preparing for a season of fin whale hunting, planning […]

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