SUFB 1138: Seaspiracy - Trying To Solve A Complex Issue With A Simple Question


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Seaspiracy was released on Netflix last week and it was disappointing at best. It tried to "enlighten" viewers about overfishing with a simple question: "Can Fishing Ever Be Sustainable?" and it got the answer wrong because fishing is a complex issue in the Ocean.

Lack of research and misleading interviews threw a number of great organizations under the bus and touted an organization notorious for using violence to get their results.

I provide my review of this documentary in this episode.

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