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Propaganda Aside, Keiko's Rescue Was NOT A Failure
Keiko at the pool in Oregon, spring 1996. Image from: David Neiwert

Propaganda Aside, Keiko's Rescue Was NOT A Failure

Corporate marine parks love to claim that the effort to return Keiko, the star of 'Free Willy,' to the wild only resulted in his death. In reality, it gave him years more life.