Author Archives: Claudia

Media Advisory: Final Vote for Toronto Shark Fin Ban this Monday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 20, 2011 CONTACTS Claudia Li, Founder of Shark Truth (604) 723-0134 Sarah Parsons, Senior Organizer at,, (860) 402-0516 MEDIA ADVISORY TORONTO CITY COUNCIL TO VOTE MONDAY ON SHARK FIN BAN More than 3,000 people join online campaign to ban the sale of shark fin in Toronto TORONTO, ONTARIO […]

Our Sans Fin Soup Star: 無翅良品之星

Beginning with a traditional lion dance to kick start the night, we had a full house yesterday packed with 300 guests and a panel of six distinguished judges that lent us their taste buds to help us choose the Sans Fin Soup Star 無翅良品之星, People’s Choice Soup 最高人氣湯品 and Harry’s Favourite 哈利的最愛.    Photo by Vancouver is Awesome Thank you […]

Movement Grows for Toronto Shark Fin Ban

With Governor Brown signing AB 376, the California ban on shark fin products is now official. And now are eyes are looking to Toronto. Listen to our interview on Fairchild Mandarin radio 96.1 FM about the legislation (below) and please join our partners in Toronto for their press conference this Friday morning 9am EST (see […]

Congratulations California: Now Our Eyes are on Toronto

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 10, 2011 CONTACT Claudia Li, petition creator and Shark Truth founder, 604-723-0134, claudia [at] sharktruth {Dot} com Jess Leber, senior organizer at, 516-658-9606, jess [at] change {Dot} org AS CALIFORNIA SHARK FIN BAN PASSES, CONSERVATIONISTS LOOK TO TORONTO More than 2,600 people join campaign on supporting Toronto shark […]

Sans Fin Soup Tickets on Sale

To soup or not to soup? “I want to protect sharks and not serve shark fin at my banquet, but what do I serve instead?” The much anticipated Sans Fin Soup Contest is a culinary contest and community event that celebrates sharks and a shark fin-free world. Join us to find out who the Judges chose […]