The killing Cove<br />Melissa Shaw, Emiley Day, Lauren Filip, Maureen Kennedy  <br />
Overview:<br />
The documentary film, <br />The Cove, utilizes the rhetorical appeal of pathos to raise awareness about the vicious slaugh...
Evidence:<br />
Human-Dolphin Connection<br /><ul><li>Surfer Story
Dolphin curiosity</li></ul>--Self awareness<br /><ul><li> Communication</li></li></ul><li>Dolphin Suicide:<br /><ul><li>Ri...
 Dolphin Depression in Captivity
 Cathy’s Suicide</li></li></ul><li>The Killing Cove:<br /><ul><li> Inhumane Killing
 “Pest Control”
 Video Clip</li></ul>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVvvvaySE6I<br />
“To us, it certainly amounts to what only can be described as biologicalnonsense.”<br />--- Brazilian Government represent...
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This Movie was extremely sad, but it was very informal and showed us a side that we don't normally think about.

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The cove

  1. 1. The killing Cove<br />Melissa Shaw, Emiley Day, Lauren Filip, Maureen Kennedy <br />
  2. 2. Overview:<br />
  3. 3. The documentary film, <br />The Cove, utilizes the rhetorical appeal of pathos to raise awareness about the vicious slaughter of dolphins in Taiji, Japan.<br />Thesis<br />
  4. 4. Evidence:<br />
  5. 5. Human-Dolphin Connection<br /><ul><li>Surfer Story
  6. 6. Dolphin curiosity</li></ul>--Self awareness<br /><ul><li> Communication</li></li></ul><li>Dolphin Suicide:<br /><ul><li>RicO’Barry & Flipper
  7. 7. Dolphin Depression in Captivity
  8. 8. Cathy’s Suicide</li></li></ul><li>The Killing Cove:<br /><ul><li> Inhumane Killing
  9. 9. “Pest Control”
  10. 10. Video Clip</li></ul>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVvvvaySE6I<br />
  11. 11.
  12. 12. “To us, it certainly amounts to what only can be described as biologicalnonsense.”<br />--- Brazilian Government representative at conference, referring to Japan’s response that dolphins and whales are pests. <br />
  13. 13. Statistics:<br />Before:<br />23,000 dolphins are killed every year in Taiji, Japan.<br />Dolphin meat has a very high Mercury content, if consumed, mercury poison will arise.<br />Symptoms of Mercury poison:<br /><ul><li>Memory loss
  14. 14. Loss of hearing
  15. 15. Loss of eyesight</li></ul> (“it’s a slow killer”)<br />The Japanese Government was covering up the act of the fisherman killing dolphins!<br />
  16. 16. After:<br />In response to the documentary and all the intense pressure, <br />Taiji called for a temporary ban of killing bottlenose dolphins.<br />… but …<br />The hunting and killing of dolphins has started up again because it brings in money for the fishing industry!<br />
  17. 17. Want to Help?<br />http://www.takepart.com/TheCove<br />Want more Information?<br />http://thecovemovie.info/<br />

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