Bogus Bloc Why Joint European Votes Are Bad for Wildlife

Earlier this month, an abstention by EU member countries was a factor in the scuppering of a global ban on the trade of polar bear products. Under muddled EU bloc voting guidelines, Denmark and Greenland, a satellite state with 55,000 residents succeeded in holding the vote hostage.
Von Luke Dale-Harris
Polar bears are seen exploring south of Churchill, Manitoba: Around 800 polar bears are hunted each year around the world.

Polar bears are seen exploring south of Churchill, Manitoba: Around 800 polar bears are hunted each year around the world.

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