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Sea World & Orcas

After the release of the 2013 film Blackfish, public opinion about keeping orcas in captivity caused a major decline in attendance at SeaWorld parks. In 2016 SeaWorld announced the end of its killer whale breeding and capture programs, as well as a phase out of their whale performances by 2019.  But many argue that the whales already owned by SeaWorld continue to live in deplorable conditions and believe that people should boycott the parks until they stop keeping orcas.