Tag Archives: animals

Freeing the Whales, Hollywood Style

Filming has begun on a Hollywood adaptation of Tom Rose’s environmental communication classic Freeing the Whales: How the Media Created the World’s Greatest Non-Event. Continue reading

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Intolerable Consumerism: Images of Death at Midway

Chris Jordan and other artists are documenting the suffering we cause to baby albatrosses with our plastic garbage. Continue reading

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Animal Symbols, Corporate Values, and the Meanings of Nature

The question of whether companies using animal symbols should support conservation of those species is really about what Nature means to us. Continue reading

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The Cove Connects Popular Culture to Ecological Crimes

A film about the Japanese slaughter of tens of thousands of dophins and porpoises every year makes the links between perceptions and representations of Nature and their consequences in the real world. Continue reading

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Neko Case Loves Animals

The alt-country singer supports animal welfare and writes great songs that evoke unsentimental positive relations with other animals. Continue reading

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