Nina Dobrev Shark Conservation Sharks

Nina Dobrev Tries to Spread Awareness on Sharks, but Gets Objectified Instead

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Look, I understand that Nina Dobrev is a celebrity and celebrities are judged based on their looks (well the women are for the most part), but she is also a person who dedicates a lot of her time to raise awareness for animals, a noble act that shows intelligence and compassion. Do we really need to worry about what Nina is wearing while she is trying to raise awareness for animals? Seriously folks, as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said: it’s 2017 (I’m paraphrasing).
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Paddle boarder puts deep-sea squid out of misery

Did Paddle Boarder Have the Right to Put Dying Deep-Sea Squid “Out of Its Misery?”

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Paddle boarders are similar to surfers (they may also be surfers!) as they love being in the Ocean. Social media is full of images and videos where paddle boarders interact with Ocean Life observing the sea as if they were guests at a public aquarium. I’ve never paddle boarded, but I would love to experience looking at wildlife in the Ocean…the experience would be phenomenal. It would be easy to argue that paddle boarders are for the protection of the Ocean, from maintaining healthy water quality to protecting wildlife from harm. So you can imagine my surprise when I saw a story published in the Washington Post of a paddle boarder who killed a Deep-Sea Squid because he thought it was dying.
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