San Jose Sharks criticized after promoting gender norms in ancient culture that used human sacrifice

The San Jose Sharks touted the existence of “third … or even fourth and fifth genders” in non-Western cultures on Twitter, sparking questions after critics pointed out one ancient culture the hockey team was referencing participated in human sacrifice.  “Worldwide, gender diversity is seen far differently than that in the Western World or as you … Read more

Africa: Republic of the Congo Cannot Afford to Lose Its Sharks

Could artisanal fishers help prevent illegal fishing and the destruction of the valuable shark population? Sharks are essential for a healthy ocean, and the Republic of the Congo depends on a healthy ocean for food security. Yet sharks are endangered in African waters due to illegal, unregulated and unreported fishing and weak governance in the … Read more

Endangered zebra sharks to be released back into oceans in first-ever international ‘re-wilding’ effort

Baby zebra shark is released in Raja Ampat, Indonesia

An international effort to rebuild shark populations officially has begun. Two baby zebra sharks were released in the Raja Ampat Regency of Indonesia earlier this year as the first step in a massive re-wilding project. The new organization, called ReShark, has joined 15 countries and 44 aquariums in an effort to raise zebra sharks in … Read more

James Reimer: Citing Christian faith, San Jose Sharks player chooses not to wear Pride-theme jersey

CNN  —  Citing his Christian faith, San Jose Sharks goaltender James Reimer said he chose not to wear a pregame warmup jersey in support of the LGBTQIA+ community on Saturday, as part of the team’s weeklong “Pride Night” festivities. “For all 13 years of my NHL career, I have been a Christian – not just … Read more

Sharks goalie opts not to wear LGBTQ-themed warmup jersey on team’s Pride Night

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The San Jose Sharks are hosting Pride Night at SAP Center Saturday, but their goalie will not be included in the celebration. James Reimer announced on Twitter he will not wear a pride-themed warmup jersey before the game against the New York Islanders. Reimer cited his religious beliefs. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON … Read more