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Greenpeace takes on hunters in Spatsizi Park

From its humble beginnings in Vancouver, Greenpeace has grown into the world's leading environmental action watchdog. For more than 30 years Greenpeace has battled whaling, nuclear testing and sealing, all in an attempt to protect the planet. But some say their tactics, such as confronting politicians at their private residences, go too far. Are Greenpeace a bunch of misguided liberal intellectuals and publicity-prone protestors? Or are they modern-day eco-heroes?

Debate over the treatment of animals in Spatsizi Park
Medium: Television
Program: The Fifth Estate
Broadcast Date: Nov. 17, 1981
Guest(s): Ray Collingwood, Reg Collingwood, Patrick Moore, Stephen Rogers, Jim Wright
Reporter: Eric Malling
Duration: 18:24

Last updated: February 4, 2013

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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