A MOST DISGUSTING, VILE SPECIMEN

  Kristjan Loftsson took over the whaling company Hvalur when his father died in 19 Meet Iceland’s Whaling Magnate. He Makes No Apologies. Kristjan Loftsson’s company is the last one in the world still hunting fin whales. His credo: “If it’s sustainable, you hunt.” By Tryggvi Adalbjornsson   A fin whale was carved up last month […]

CHRISTMAS AND THE SEASONAL MASS MURDER

Christmas is upon us once again. That means the seasonal slaughtering of animals is increased to satisfy the demand for ‘Christmas Fayre.’ Turkeys are the worst-affected, with them being identified as a ‘Christmas treat.’ In general, they are not eaten in the same way as pig, cow and chicken and lamb. Depending on the culture […]