We Can Do Better
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Orcas have been kept in captivity since 1961, helpless victims of a commercial experiment which has seen over 150 wild orcas stolen from their families and forced to live in artificial social groupings in small tanks. They are denied everything that is natural and important to them. They are bored, restless and forced to perform tricks for food that trainers withhold as punishment.
You can help these amazing animals! The best thing is to become educated on the issue. Watch Black Fish and use the Google machine to research the treatment and demise of these animals. Then, make sure never to buy a ticket! Your dollars speak volumes to these places. Next, let SeaWorld know you don't agree with their practises. A shout out on their social media sites takes only a minute. Click here to go to SeaWorld's Instagram, or click here to go to their facebook page. There are tons of petitions out there so add your name to all of them. Here is just one:
Did you know that 500 million plastic straws are used in the USA every single day!?? And that plastic never goes away. At this rate, by 2050 there will be more plastic in our oceans than fish!! These are facts people!! Act now! Ditch the straw or use reusable ones like I am here! Urge your local businesses to carry biodegradable straws. Teach your kids, your friends, co workers, and every human you can by posting your own message and starting the conversation. Join me, Adrian Grenier and Lonely Whale and STOP SUCKING!
Click this link! Then click create challenge URL to accept my challenge. Then you can share the link to help spread the word!!