A dolphin in the right spot can make a million dollars a year. There’s a lot of money in it. If you get in their way, and I get in their way, it can be very, very dangerous. Jane Tipson, she was murdered. She’s the second colleague I’ve worked with that was murdered. The other one was Jenny May. We were trying to stop the traffic in Russian dolphins, and it involved a hunger strike. About the tenth day, I passed out, and I went to a hospital there, so Jenny became a target, and they followed her down the beach and strangled her with her own belt.
Tag: animal cruelty
These companies fight tooth and nail against labeling. The fast food industry fought against giving you the calorie information. They fought against telling you if there is trans fat in your food. The meat packing industry for years prevented country of origin labeling.
Each year in the United Kingdom, according to U.K. Governments own figures, nearly 3 million animals are poisoned, surgically injured, driven insane, burned, irradiated, starved, electrocuted, and kept in solitary confinement for long periods of time in experiments which most people would have trouble conceiving. Animals are used in this manner by the pharmaceutical and chemical industries, universities, and private research institutions, and by the military in the testing of new weapons, be they conventional, nuclear, or biological.