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Four Activists Stopping the Ivory Trade in China

June 19, 20130 Comments

If you’ve read Cedar Attanasio’s Supply/Demand series on China and Africa, you know that the ivory trade is out of control in that country. But there are committed activists doing something about it. In this post, we share just four stories of Chinese citizens speaking up against the ivory trade. Yao Ming: The Athlete China’s […]

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Celebrities Who Love Elephants

Celebrities Who Love Elephants

December 29, 20121 Comment

Elephants have many supporters around the world including some celebrities who are passionate about ending animal abuse. Even with their busy schedules, these power players have made time for a cause they dear to their hearts: advocating for the protection of these gentle giants. Let’s give a shout out to these famous people who are […]

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Dear Secretary Hillary Clinton: Thank you. Love from the Elephants.

Dear Secretary Hillary Clinton: Thank you. Love from the Elephants.

September 13, 20120 Comments

The Honorable Ms. Hillary Clinton Secretary of State Dear Secretary Clinton: On behalf of all of us at JulietteSpeaks, we wish to thank you for your recent pledge, along with other world leaders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, to better combat illegal trafficking in wildlife. JulietteSpeaks’ mission is to rescue and protect elephants […]

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JulietteSpeaks Applauds Hillary Clinton for Combating Illegal Wildlife Trafficking

September 13, 20120 Comments

Once you have become aware of a dire situation, news about it seems to be everywhere. The sad truths about the killing, poaching, capture, abuse or exploitation of elephants is becoming more evident every day. The horror of the crush treatment of baby elephants, the killing of adults and the decimation of the population, they […]

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Yao Ming Speaks Out Against Poaching

Yao Ming Speaks Out Against Poaching

August 19, 20121 Comment

Retired NBA player Yao Ming has been involved in anti poaching campaigns. It is so great when a celebrity speaks to the public on behalf of animals. The animals cannot speak for themselves so they need a voice! Much of the ivory sold on the black market is sold in Ming’s home country, China, so […]

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