Dec 13, 2013
The battle --eco-terror?-- continues on Animal Planet's "Whale Wars"
The Steve Irwin is sandwiched between the Sun Laurel and a Japanese whaling boat in "Whale Wars" on Animal Planet.
Civil disobedience on steroids - Stopping Japan's whaling fleet
In an act which amounted to civil disobedience on steroids, a young boat captain named Peter Hammarstedt radioed in calm voice a challenge to the captain of the Nisshin Maru, an 8,000 ton Japanese whaling factory ship about to take on fuel last February as it went about "research" in icy waters off Antarctica.