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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.

Petition Signatures


Oct 22, 2017 Vicky Chan
Oct 22, 2017 Janine Vinton
Oct 21, 2017 Vincenzo Taffoni
Oct 21, 2017 Brenda Frey
Oct 21, 2017 Ingrid Fechner
Oct 20, 2017 Monica Preis
Oct 20, 2017 Claudia Schulz
Oct 20, 2017 Terri Lynch
Oct 20, 2017 Dianne Lynch
Oct 20, 2017 Krystal Burroughs
Oct 19, 2017 Vanessa Montoya
Oct 19, 2017 Lois Freeman
Oct 19, 2017 Sophia Lim
Oct 19, 2017 Stacy Schermerhorn
Oct 19, 2017 Staci Anderson
Oct 19, 2017 Alson Sachs
Oct 19, 2017 Paky Clemente
Oct 19, 2017 PETER SOLT Ross Levinsohn...TOO FUCKING DUMB TO LIVE!
Oct 17, 2017 Anthony Ambriz
Oct 17, 2017 Joanna Kindermann
Oct 17, 2017 Fausta Dimascio
Oct 16, 2017 Kelly Hahn
Oct 16, 2017 Sue Coughlin
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Oct 15, 2017 Sharron Duthie
Oct 14, 2017 Andrea Vos
Oct 14, 2017 susan munro
Oct 14, 2017 Karl-Heinz Braun
Oct 13, 2017 Callie Bagdon
Oct 13, 2017 Davia Martin
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Oct 12, 2017 Christine Cotton Shame on you! The sale of these products needs to stop!
Oct 11, 2017 Julie Reid
Oct 11, 2017 Amina Dhumaad
Oct 10, 2017 Jean Galati
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Oct 10, 2017 Bassam Imam
Oct 9, 2017 mary renard
Oct 8, 2017 Helena Morel No a matanzas de estas hermosos seres vivos.
Oct 7, 2017 Sylvie Rochat
Oct 6, 2017 Sladjana Ivanovic
Oct 6, 2017 Leanne Keane
Oct 6, 2017 Lisa Altemose
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Oct 5, 2017 K Moore
Oct 5, 2017 Sarah Young
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