These magnificent animals do not belong to the Japanese, to the Americans, or even to Canadians. They belong to the world which has almost universally condemned whaling for the cruel and barbaric practice that it is. The other 191 countries and 6 billion people on earth realize there are many other problems facing us which demand our time, money and urgent attention. And if Japan really believes that the rest of the world will put up with their nonsense any longer, and that this whaling business will be dragged along with us into the next Millennium, then they are badly mistaken.

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