PETE BETHUNE     19 Articles

Pete Bethune’s ‘Whale Warrior’ Book Now On Sale

by Michael dEstries

Pete Bethune, who resigned from Sea Shepherd earlier this month, has released his new book “Whale Warrior”; billed as a tell-all behind the dramatic events that occurred in the Southern

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Pete Bethune Blasts Sea Shepherd In Online Letter Of Resignation

by Michael dEstries

A massive war of the words has just erupted online between Pete Bethune and members of the Sea Shepherd. The former captain of the Ady Gil, who was arrested (and

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Pete Bethune Says Ady Gil Sequel “Up In The Air”

by Michael dEstries

As the Sea Shepherd prep for their next campaign in the Southern Ocean this December, speculation grows over whether a successor to the speedy (and sunk) Ady Gil might join

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BREAKING: Sea Shepherd Activist Pete Bethune Receives Suspended Sentence

by Michael dEstries

In what must be a massive sigh of relief for Pete Bethune, the Tokyo District Court gave the anti-whaling activist a two-year jail sentence, suspended for five years. In other

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Sea Shepherd Bar Pete Bethune From Future Campaigns

by Michael dEstries

Back in January, while investigating what was left of the damaged and abandoned Ady Gil vessel, a Japanese whaling ship reported finding a bow with arrows floating amidst the wreckage.

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Whale Wars Season Three Promo Poster Gives Bethune The Spotlight

by Michael dEstries

Correction: Animal Planet has confirmed that the person in the photo is actually Jeff Hansen, Australian director of Sea Shepherd. Him and Bethune kind of look alike. Animal Planet has

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Japan Formally Arrests Sea Shepherd’s Pete Bethune

by Michael dEstries

Japan officially went ahead yesterday and charged Ady Gil skipper Pete Bethune for trespassing. Bethune had been held aboard the whaling vessel Shonan Maru 2 since February 15th, when he

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