Orca and Humans in Captivity

Editor's Note I collaborated with a friend on this piece who helped me put these words on paper after we watched the SeaWorld Roundtable Debate. Her name is KW. This is Part I of a series of articles that will describe our feelings and thoughts on marine mammals held in marine parks, the people who take care of them and the fans that love them.  As we started thinking about the similarities between whales and humans held in captivity, we came across an interesting article by Rachel Clark. … [Read More...]

Costco Letter about SeaWorld Parks

Costco: Stop Selling Tickets to SeaWorld Amusement Parks

 Send a letter to Costco! Send a letter to Costco Executives and ask them to stop selling tickets to SeaWorld Parks. Letters in .PDF format, ready to be signed and mailed Costco CEO Costco CFO Letters in MS Word format. These letters can be modified and can be sent to other corporations who sponsor SeaWorld […]

News Release: John Hargrove Speaking at Chicago Public School

NEWS RELEASE For immediate release  Blackfish Star John Hargrove Speaking at Chicago Public School Former SeaWorld Trainer and Blackfish Movie star John Hargrove will be speaking via Skype at Lenart Regional Gifted Center a Chicago Public Elementary School on Tuesday May 6th 2014. Lenart Elementary National Junior Honor Society students are showed the movie Blackfish […]

Beluga at Shedd

Chicago School making waves with Shedd Aquarium

A student led National Junior Honor Society initiative in honor of April Prevention to Cruelty of Animals month that led to the showing of Blackfish this week has now caught the attention of the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago. Approximately 70 — 6th, 7th and 8th grade students watched Blackfish this week. They were given a […]

Blackfish being shown at Chicago Public School

Chicago Public School showing Blackfish to 100 Students

SeaWorld Pledge education initiative in Chicago is very excited to announce that 100 middle schooler’s in a Chicago Public School will be seeing the movie Blackfish on April 30 2014. Seaworld Pledge approached the elementary school’s National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) coordinator several weeks ago and proposed curriculum ideas surrounding marine mammals in captivity. Upon […]