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It wasn't all that long ago that online retail giant Amazon was in hot water for its sale of whale products from Japan. Now, Yahoo! is under fire for doing the exact same thing.

Yahoo! Japan features products like whale jerky, bacon, and canned whale meat from endangered whale species. Yahoo! has banned the sale of endangered animal products from its other sites, but continues to profit from the sale of whale commodities on its Japanese site. Many of the products come from species of whales that are protected by the International Whaling Commission — regulations that Yahoo! is blatantly shirking.

As one of the Internet's most prominent corporations, Yahoo! should know better than to sell products that are harmful to any animal species. Tell Yahoo!'s CEO Ross Levinsohn to obey the international moratorium and to stop selling endangered animal products immediately.

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Dear Ross Levinsohn:

I was really disappointed to learn that one of the most trusted online web portals is engaging in selling endangered animal products.

I recently discovered that Yahoo!'s Japan site is selling all kinds of products from endangered whales, including jerky, bacon, and canned whale meat. Despite the fact that there is a moratorium on commercial whaling set forth by the International Whaling Commission, Yahoo! continues to act above the law and sell these products for its own profit.

Amazon recently faced sharp public criticism for doing the exact same thing; Amazon quickly pulled these products and no longer offers them.

Yahoo! needs to do the same. Please discontinue the sale of illegal whale products on your site.

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Mar 25, 2017 (Name not displayed)
Mar 25, 2017 Lydia Johns
Mar 25, 2017 Gwendolyn Ayers Whales are our last giant.There should be stiff penalties on people who harm them.
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Mar 24, 2017 Carolyn Beck
Mar 23, 2017 Nan Warner
Mar 23, 2017 Dr.Sadie Lewis
Mar 23, 2017 Deborah Boychuk
Mar 23, 2017 Maria Molina
Mar 23, 2017 Tanya Rodriguez
Mar 23, 2017 Linda Brown
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Mar 23, 2017 Avelina Pereira
Mar 23, 2017 Michael Mueller
Mar 23, 2017 tammy oare
Mar 23, 2017 Sheila Pedraza Stop this.
Mar 23, 2017 Irene Broussard
Mar 23, 2017 Andrea Harrison
Mar 22, 2017 Suzanne Stephens
Mar 21, 2017 DOROTHY MILLIGAN
Mar 21, 2017 Valéria Menicucci
Mar 21, 2017 Leilani Swafford
Mar 19, 2017 Rena Western
Mar 19, 2017 Lisa Vaugh
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Mar 18, 2017 Kim Vandillen
Mar 17, 2017 Katie Sceats
Mar 17, 2017 Meredith Maxwell
Mar 16, 2017 Marc van de Waarsenburg
Mar 16, 2017 J L
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Mar 16, 2017 Marie Françoise ROBINSON
Mar 15, 2017 Becky Jones
Mar 15, 2017 Samantha Moro
Mar 15, 2017 Stephen Moyer
Mar 15, 2017 Paula Nichols
Mar 15, 2017 Rachel Bose
Mar 15, 2017 Tatiana Frederico
Mar 14, 2017 Helga Melgar
Mar 14, 2017 Barb Breese
Mar 14, 2017 Sandra Zaninovich Are you joking Yahoo???
Mar 14, 2017 Mary White
Mar 14, 2017 Melissa Smith
Mar 14, 2017 Cathleen Cascia
Mar 13, 2017 Kelly Nestelroad
Mar 13, 2017 Stephen Clark
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