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5/7/2019 Member News
Makah one step closer to hunting whales: Animal rights extremists continue to oppose it

Makah one step closer to hunting whales: Animal rights extremists continue to oppose it

By Washington State University

After 25 years of legal maneuvering, the Makah are now one year away from resuming a tradition central to their culture and identity, the hunting of gray whales. The long, public battle involving hearings and lawsuits, false starts and conflicts that regularly appeared in headlines since 1994, will finally be over. But what most people won’t see is how it began decades before with a winter storm.

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