Slaughter : Killing Endangered Species

Could I suggest that the slaughter of profoundly endangered species, animals on the very edge of monstrous human driven extinction, is far more disgusting, deplorable, criminal, and of course irreversible than trade in “illicit narcotics” … Go on then …

The Crime Report … Report — Organized Crime’s New Target: Endangered Species
March 4, 2015
By Cara Tabachnick

“International criminal syndicates have taken over the illegal trade in wildlife. That warning was sounded yesterday at a United Nations-sponsored discussion marking the second annual World Wildlife Day at New York’s Central Park Zoo. “We need to treat wildlife crime as a serious crime [just like] trade in illicit narcotics,” said John Scanlon, the secretary general for CITES, the governing body which regulates international wildlife trade…”

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