Balto Seafood Restaurant Spat With PETA Has Helped Business

Late last summer, People for the Extortion, Torture and Abuse of human beings (PETA) initiated an anti-seafood billboard campaign in Baltimore, Maryland. One of their advertisements ended up near Jimmy’s Famous Seafood drawing the ire of its owner, John Minadakis. Minadakis hit back with a billboard advertisement of his own and even took to Twitter… Read More Balto Seafood Restaurant Spat With PETA Has Helped Business

Animal “Rights” Hoodlums Harass NYC Japanese Fish Restaurant

A location of unique Japanese restaurant named Zauo opened mid-October in New York City. The concept behind it is, according to Eater, customers can fish for their dinner and enjoy a wide variety of Japanese-oriented seafood cuisine. However, a group of animal rights punks were also in attendance. At first they were present outside the… Read More Animal “Rights” Hoodlums Harass NYC Japanese Fish Restaurant

The War Over Iceland’s Commercial Whaling

Iceland is one of two countries that does not recognize International Whaling Commission’s ban on whaling and where commercial whaling is legal. Consequently, environmentalists with the Sea Shepherd terrorist group are making it a point to try to shut down Iceland’s whaling industry which is centuries old. Below is an ABC Nightline report on the… Read More The War Over Iceland’s Commercial Whaling

Environmentalists Use Fishing Monitors to Shut Down Commercial Fishing

Despite Congressional funding, a long standing dispute involving environmentalists and commercial fishermen over fishing monitors will continue. The dispute is over how the monitors should be paid for. Environmentalists say the fishing industry should foot the bill, while fishermen want the taxpayers to do so. On the surface it sounds like a fight over subsidies… Read More Environmentalists Use Fishing Monitors to Shut Down Commercial Fishing