Kazuaki Otsuji

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Taiji champions heritage to defend endangered tradition

Feb 7, 2013

Taiji champions heritage to defend endangered tradition

In the face of international outrage, Japan is defending its tradition of whale hunting by championing cultural heritage and food resource diversity. But with commercial whaling virtually banned and what little hunting activity there is coming under fire, the quest to keep alive its ...