People around the world have long felt passionately about the welfare and protection of seals. Organizations like PETA, WWF, Greenpeace, and the extremist group Sea Shepherd, to name only a few, have long campaigned to have sealskin made illegal and for the seal hunt to be criminalized.One of the major problems with the approach of these groups is their tendency to create generalization. They lump together all sealing industries, despite the differences in quality, viability, and necessity.
Finland has the best education system in the world; they score highest on international testing. What is their secret to academic success? They discovered that by reducing the amount of hours kids are in school (and eliminating homework), kids fared much better. This change allowed them time and energy to develop other, vital aspects of their personality – vital for academic success.