Often people ask me if our anti-whaling campaigns are successful and how do we measure our success?

The easiest way to measure our success is by looking at the number of lives we save. Before 2014 the Japanese whaling fleet's self-allocated quota was 1,035 whales per season. This included 50 humpback whales (a protected species), 50 fin whales (an endangered and protected species) and 935...
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I get a lot of questions when I'm home: “What do you do all day when you are down in the Southern Ocean and looking for poachers?” And “why do you need 36 crew to look for poachers?”

For those people who have never been out at sea or who have not been out at sea for an extended amount of time, I can tell you that we never get bored. Although we are very restricted in our movements on the...
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We recently found one of the harpoon ships, the Yushin Maru #2 actively whaling. We spent two days keeping them from killing whales before evading them to continue our hunt for the whale poachers’ factory whaling vessel, the Nisshin Maru. Finding the harpoon ships is a mixed blessing, it lets you know the fleet is near, which is a huge relief, but now the real prize, the marine...
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#BlogPostWednesday... THE ART OF WRITING A SONG!!! :)
Nikki Y
07/28/2016. Facebook
These lyrics are really close to my heart. Wyclef & I loved writing this. Comment your fav line!
A Ramadan classic! Some duas to read and memorize in and out of Ramadan!
04/09/2016. Facebook
Bruce Springsteen did this!

"it’s an attempt by people who cannot stand the progress our country has made in recognizing the human rights of all of our citizens to overturn that progress."

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