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Protect the Dolphins!

Small cetaceans, namely dolphins are not protected by the International Whaling Commission (IWC). In fact, the IWC affords no protections for 71 (out of 80, known) cetacean species, including all dolphins and porpoises, which is why Japan can legally kill them by the tens of thousands. International law provides no protections against the killing of dolphins, and other slaughters occur in places outside of Japan.

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