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...prodded the Canadian government for financial help to build roads and complained about the U.S. government's ban on seal products. Gesturing to his own sealskin vest, Okalik said, ``We can't trade with the U.S. in these products...
Edible Art of Place: Series culminates in hands-on presentation, potluck

...eyes and his big head, I froze and he went away. And that was the end of my hunting."Watkins showed examples of seal products and talked about how the whole seal was used, from the hide to the oil rendered from fat - pro tip: make sure all...
To cool global meltdown, G7 heads deep into Arctic

...environmental nerves, since seal meat is expected to be on the menu. The European Union has banned the import of seal products on humane grounds, whereas Canada says seal-hunting is humane and provides income for isolated communities like...
The seal slaughter is my country's shame

...United States has had a ban on seal products since the early 1970s, and last...lobbying efforts to fight bans on seal products, lavish trips to China to try to drum up interest in seal products and pretend that bashing seal...


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