Greenpeace Crashed the Seal-Product Market, and Inuit Livelihood Along With it

In 2009, Greenpeace won a significant battle for animal rights activists by successfully advocating for a ban on seal products in Europe. The result, the market for seal markets crashed along with the incomes and livelihood of indigenous Inuit families living in Greenland and Northern Canada.

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Jake Flanagin, Quartz

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