Judge: Safiya Osisami (Unaffiliated)
Resolution: RESOLVED: The United Nations should adopt a resolution decrying or demanding an end to the annual dolphin hunt in Taiji, Japan.
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Posted at April 21, 2014 02:40:16PM EST by Jake Galant
Linda Destefano 1990 ( "Specism and Ecology", http://www.peacecouncil.net/pnls/PNLs1981-90/PNL570-1990.pdf)
Dr. Steven Best 2007 ([Associate Professor of Department of Humanities and Philosophy @ UT-El Paso] Commonalities of Oppression: Specieism, Racism, and Oppression, http://www.docstoc.com/docs/164644204/Commonalities-of-Oppression-Speciesism_-Racism_-and-Sexism)}
Saeed Ahmed, CNN March 31, 2014 (U.N. court orders Japan to halt whale hunt, http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/31/world/asia/japan-whale-hunt/)
Jesse Walker Jul. 8, 2013 ( India Declares Dolphins "Non-Human Persons" With Rights, http://reason.com/blog/2013/07/08/india-declares-dolphins-non-human-person)
BBC 21 February 2012 (Dolphins deserve same rights as humans, say scientists, http://www.bbc.com/news/world-17116882)
Posted at April 23, 2014 12:15:49AM EST by ben xu
Gilgoff , Dan. "Dolphin roundup at Japans Taiji Cove puts spotlight on changing economics of hunts." Dolphin roundup at Japans Taiji Cove puts spotlight on changing economics of hunts. National Geographic, 20 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 Apr. 2014. <http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2014/01/20/dolphin-roundup-at-japans-taiji-cove-puts-spotlight-on-changing-economics-of-hunts/>.
Hasegawa, Masao . "Who is inhumane? A discussion regarding dolphin fishing in Taiji." Who is inhumane? A discussion regarding dolphin fishing in Taiji. japandailypress, 27 Jan. 2014. Web. 23 Apr. 2014. <http://japandailypress.com/who-is-inhumane-a-discussion-regarding-dolphin-fishing-in-taiji-2743059/>.
"The little town with a really big secret." dolphin slaughter in taiji. Oceanic Preservation society. Web. 22 Apr 2014. <http://www.opsociety.org/issues/dolphin-slaughter-in-taiji>.
"Factory farming." Factory farming. WSPA. Web. 22 Apr 2014. <http://www.wspa-international.org/wspaswork/factoryfarming/>.
Posted at April 24, 2014 12:37:05AM EST by Jake Galant
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Submitted at April 26, 2014 11:08:05AM EST by Joe Leeson-Schatz
The decision is for the Opposition: ben xu
Reason for Decision:
The proposition failed to post their closing speech on time or request an extension, resulting in a forfeit.