Every 5-6 days, countries of the European Union kill as many animals for their fur as Canadians do of seals in an entire year. Canada's National Post newspaper calls for a boycott of European products:
The European Union is close to banning all Canadian seal products, and a grassroots campaign to boycott Canadian fish and seafood is gaining momentum.
But what of Europe's own barbaric culinary practices? In response, Full Comment will call attention to European hypocrisy and demand an immediate end to the brutal slaughter of helpless creatures.
Read the full editorial at Barbaric European Food Practices -- if you can cope with the explicit text, and the even more explicit comments.