ParliamANT Hill: 105-year-old orca missing, likely dead

Satire inspired by these headlines. http://www.news24.com/Green/News/105-year-old-orca-missing-likely-dead-20170103 http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/scheer-oleary-french-1.3919611

ParliamANT Hill: 105-year-old orca missing, likely dead

Satire inspired by these headlines. http://www.news24.com/Green/News/105-year-old-orca-missing-likely-dead-20170103 http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/scheer-oleary-french-1.3919611

Things Are Good: Blackfish Documentary Hurts SeaWorld

SeaWorld is an entertainment company that has large aquatic mammals in captivity performing tricks for humans. Their entertainment shows look impressive, but what goes on behind the scenes is rather scary. The good news is that in 2013 this aquatic animal abuse got mainstream attention. In Canada, the Toronto Star ran an exposé on Marineland ...

The Disaffected Lib: Revenge of the Blackfish

A documentary, Blackfish, opening today at the Toronto International Film Festival focuses on what marine “parks” around the world, like the GTA’s MarineLand, are inflicting on their captive orcas and how, after years of basically being left in a bathtub, some orcas take their revenge. Sorry but I’m with the orca on this one.   Leave ...

The Disaffected Lib: Please, No More Orca in Toronto

 It’s bad enough keeping dolphins and belugas in captivity but it’s an outrage to incarcerate orca for no other reason than to flog tickets to gawkers. Yet, according to TorStar, Marineland owner John Holer is searching for a new orca to share the same fate that awaits his solo whale, Kiska.   Apparently the Canadian Association ...