ACTION ITEM – Tweet the following messages:
.@CarolineKennedy Thank you for offering a statement regarding the Taiji dolphins. We support your efforts. Please RT @callofthecove
.@JapanEmbDC Please put an end to the barbaric dolphin hunt in Taiji! 太地での野蛮なイルカ狩りに終止符を入れてください！Please RT @callofthecove
.@masason Please put an end to the barbaric dolphin hunt in Taiji! 太地での野蛮なイルカ狩りに終止符を入れてください！Please RT @callofthecove
.@AbeShinzo 太地での野蛮なイルカ狩りに終止符を入れてください！Please put an end to the barbaric dolphin hunt in Taiji! Please RT @callofthecove
.@HikarikoOno 太地での野蛮なイルカ狩りに終止符を入れてください！Please put an end to the barbaric dolphin hunt in Taiji! Please RT @callofthecove
.@JPN_PMO 太地での野蛮なイルカ狩りに終止符を入れてください！Please put an end to the barbaric dolphin hunt in Taiji! Please RT @callofthecove
.@kantei 太地での野蛮なイルカ狩りに終止符を入れてください！Please put an end to the barbaric dolphin hunt in Taiji! Please RT @callofthecove
.@norishikata 太地での野蛮なイルカ狩りに終止符を入れてください！Please put an end to the barbaric dolphin hunt in Taiji! Please RT @callofthecove
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Please join Tourism For Taiji to support an economic transition for Taiji to become a 100% cruelty-free and captivity-free eco-tourism destination.
Join this Facebook group: Taiji Dolphin Action Group (Note: Please read their “About” page if you become a new member.)
Express your outrage, and ask the Prime Minister of Japan to stop killing dolphins. Suggested copy is below. Post comments and send a note, too, via the “Message” button.
What to write:
Iruka wo jiyuu ni kurasasete agete kudasai onegaishimasu.
Please let the dolphins live and be free. Thank you.
Post a comment of protest on Yahoo!’s Facebook page and ask that they stop selling dolphin and whale meat products immediately and forever. Yahoo! owns 33% of Yahoo! Japan. The page is set up so that visitors cannot start new posts, but you can post a message registering your protest to those that already exist.
Tweet this PSA video:
Suggested Message during attacks in the cove:
“…my friend is in serious trouble. In fact, he’s fighting for his life right now.” http://bit.ly/9Tvfww Please RT.
CELEBRITY DOLPHIN SUPPORTERS:
@NikkiReed_I_Am, @JohnLeguizamo, @amybruni, @leilanimunter, @simonereyes, @kathyfreston, @miamaestro, @Qorianka, @christashima, @RobMorrow_, @DRexplore, @kirstiealley, @liezelv, @LauraBenanti, @kjothesmartass, @carolynhennesy, @Barbi_Twins, @MaddiesCorner, @edbegleyjr, @CaseyLaBow, @Diane_Warren, @JulieHalston, @glenn_hughes, @kdlang, @kathynajimy, @charlotteross, @THERealLyndaDC, @rpenryj, @WynonnaMusic, @Alyssa_Milano, @DohertyShannen
@haydenpanettier, @TheEllenShow, @Harry_Styles, @ERICBALFOUR, @AshleyJudd, @emilydeschanel, @jvelezmitchell, @UncleRUSH, @RedHourBen, @JaredLeto, @Mariska, @carrieanninaba, @CourteneyCox, @jason_mraz, @EvanHandler, @iansomerhalder, @simonsam, @DrBrianMay, @bryanadams, @colinferg, @SarahReesTV, @mattsorum, @mcgregor_ewan, @rickygervais, @feliciaday, @thelittleidiot, @JulietteLewis, @davidblaine, @H_Combs, @natimbruglia, @WilliamShatner, @yokoono, @SusanSarandon, @sharonlawrence, @BiancaJagger
CELEBRITY TWEETS ABOUT DOLPHIN SLAUGHTER IN TAIJI, JAPAN:
Traditions can be broken speak out, create change, be kind and compassionate #tweet4taiji
— Shannen Doherty (@DohertyShannen) January 24, 2014
The dolphin slaughter is on my heart 24/7. I need time & patience. This can it & will not happen overnight. This horrific massacre has been
— Wynonna Judd (@WynonnaMusic) January 23, 2014
Going on a long time. I am doing as much as I can as well as (As an artist), putting in 15-18 hour days. I will not give up. #dedicated
— Wynonna Judd (@WynonnaMusic) January 23, 2014
— Bianca Jagger (@BiancaJagger) January 22, 2014
Humans will go to extraordinary lengths to save an animal. Now lets employ that same care and humanity in a broad stroke. #TaijiDolphins
— Kirstie Alley (@kirstiealley) January 21, 2014
— Sharon Lawrence (@sharonlawrence) January 21, 2014
Looking into the dolphin slaughter at #Taiji Cove. Heartbreaking and infuriating. Thanks all, for Tweeting about it.
— Susan Sarandon (@SusanSarandon) January 21, 2014
More than 200 dolphins are being slaughtered in Taiji right now. Please support & follow @whaleman1 to help end this cruel & needless hunt!
— hayden panettiere (@haydenpanettier) January 21, 2014
I am very very upset about what is happening to the Dolphins in Japan. This is a crime against the world… http://t.co/eNXWJrnrIl
— Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH) January 20, 2014
In what boats did they chase these dolphins with centuries ago?? Lies … This has only been in the last 30 … http://t.co/dOPdMyWV51
— matt sorum (@mattsorum) January 20, 2014
— Yoko Ono (@yokoono) January 20, 2014
— Carrie Ann Inaba (@carrieanninaba) January 20, 2014
— ERIC BALFOUR (@ERICBALFOUR) January 20, 2014
THIS IS HEARTBREAKING AND NEEDS TO STOP: Stressed, bloody dolphins await slaughter in Japan’s Taiji Cove http://t.co/fL6edRQkpc
— Amy Bruni (@amybruni) January 19, 2014
— Holly Marie Combs (@H_Combs) January 19, 2014
— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) January 19, 2014
— natalie imbruglia (@natimbruglia) January 19, 2014
— Juliette Lewis (@JulietteLewis) January 19, 2014
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) January 19, 2014
Dear Japan, how could such a stunning, brilliant, gorgeous country allow the bloody injustices of THE COVE? Please reign in your murderers.
— Kirstie Alley (@kirstiealley) January 18, 2014
horrified by the Japanese in Taiji today http://t.co/OKMpoT05ZL
— Bryan Adams (@bryanadams) January 18, 2014
— moby (@thelittleidiot) January 18, 2014
Still can’t get over this! Stop this BullSh%^!!!!!! http://t.co/IEgWA6hAgg
— ian somerhalder (@iansomerhalder) January 18, 2014
— Felicia Day (@feliciaday) January 17, 2014
URGENT: 250 bottle nose dolphins in Taiji cove now. #tweet4taiji please stop the slaughter. RT. Thank You.
— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) January 17, 2014
massive group of 5 pods of bottlenose dolphins trapped in cove in Taiji, including an albino. tragic. can’t believe it’s still happening.
— Leilani Munter (@LeilaniMunter) January 17, 2014
To anyone who has a heart. Watch "The Cove" and then do something. Anything. The most powerful documentary I have seen in years
— Rupert Penry Jones (@rpenryj) November 9, 2013
‘Black Fish’ and ‘The Cove’ should be watched before deciding to take your kids to any sea life parks.
— Ewan McGregor (@mcgregor_ewan) October 17, 2013
Late night UK twitter filled with live updates of dolphin capture/slaughter in Japan. How can this still happen in 2012? #tweet4taiji
— Sarah Rees (@SarahReesTV) December 17, 2012
— Colin Ferguson (@colinferg) December 3, 2012
— Kirstie Alley (@kirstiealley) November 20, 2012
I want you all to know the tragedy of the dolphins – as we speak right now something terrible is happening. Can we let this go on ??? Bri
— Dr. Brian May (@DrBrianMay) November 19, 2012
Finally! ABC covers dolphin slaughter in Taiji! Please watch! abclocal.go.com/kgo/video?id=8…
— Sam Simon (@simonsam) November 9, 2012
Oh FUCK. Did u know Japan kills over 20,000 Dolphins & Porpoises every year? Slaughter starts in 5 days. RT & sign! bit.ly/NlgCcL
— kristen johnston (@kjothesmartass) November 8, 2012
@seashepherd So sick of these flippin monsters slaughtering dolphins and whales…They belong to the World! Not The COVE!!
— Kirstie Alley (@kirstiealley) November 7, 2012
— Mia Maestro (@miamaestro) November 2, 2012
— Amy Bruni (@amybruni) October 30, 2012
@seashepherd Respect and thanks to all the Taiji: Cove Guardians. Amazing job protecting the dolphins.
— Bryan Adams (@bryanadams) October 19, 2012
— ian somerhalder (@iansomerhalder) September 27, 2012
I am haunted; I am saddened, I am so emotional and so angry and I realised how ignorant I am. Watched THE COVE
— Liezel vd Westhuizen (@liezelv) September 25, 2012
— ERIC BALFOUR (@ERICBALFOUR) September 25, 2012
Just watched ‘The Cove’ and it’s one of the best and worst films I’ve ever seen. Unbelievable. Watch it and see what you think..
— Harry Styles (@Harry_Styles) September 21, 2012
— Jane Velez-Mitchell (@jvelezmitchell) September 21, 2012
Have you seen The Cove? Watch
— JARED LETO (@JaredLeto) September 19, 2012
— Leilani Munter (@LeilaniMunter) September 16, 2012
— Billy Corgan (@Billy) September 15, 2012
— ian somerhalder (@iansomerhalder) September 11, 2012
We have and will again! RT: @jjarbow why don’t you do a segment on your show about Taiji and The Cove More people need to know
— Sam Simon (@simonsam) September 7, 2012
— Leilani Munter (@LeilaniMunter) September 1, 2012
@iriesheik Show them “The Cove”. Swimming with dolphins supports slaughter in Taiji.
— Sam Simon (@simonsam) May 2, 2012
I’ve shed so many tears in pain at The Cove in Taiji, this time my tears are of happiness. Wow, this feels good. dolphinproject.org/blog/post/taij…
— Leilani Munter (@LeilaniMunter) March 1, 2012
RACECARS and DOLPHINS!? 🙂 We have some great news! Dolphin awareness is going mainstream !!!! bit.ly/x1Va57
— Qorianka Kilcher (@Qorianka) January 4, 2012
It amazes me that after all this time after The Cove was made, the dolphin slaughter continues. savejapandolphins.org
— josh groban (@joshgroban) December 21, 2011
Have youn seen The Cove? /via @jojoleen21 Masterpice! I urge everyone to (try and) watch it, then do something about it!
— Sam Simon (@simonsam) August 6, 2010
Congrats to The Cove for winning the Oscar — I thought it was so rude they wouldn’t show your sign. If u want to help text DOLPHIN to 44144.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 9, 2010
Saw the best doc, “The Cove”, a thriller about Japanese Dolphin slaughter. Exciting and enraging. Netflix that bee-atch.
— RainnWilson (@rainnwilson) October 25, 2009
MORE CELEBRITY TWEETS ABOUT DOLPHINS:
GULF Oil spill update…..Dead: 23 birds 156 sea turtles 12 dolphins. … call your congressman and Senator today! !!!
— ian somerhalder (@iansomerhalder) May 25, 2010
I challenge anyone, google Calderon dolphin slaughter see what you come up with. We live our lives blind of this.I ask myself why?
— ian somerhalder (@iansomerhalder) December 4, 2009
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