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Fishermen’s Protest in Chile – Fighting against the privatization of the seas

Chile fishermen protestChile’s fishermen are fighting against the privatization of the sea. Salmon farms and factory fishing are driving out ordinary fishermen. Profits from these large-scale ventures are being pocketed by a few powerful companies. They are convinced that the salmon farms are destroying the environment, killing marine mammals and wild fish, and causing uncontrolled pollution. This is an interesting video, and its well worth the twelve minute investment of your time. These fishermen have so much in common with small scale fishermen everywhere. Watch the video, Click here  18:24