Video: Pro Surfers VS GMOs


Genetically modified organisms — or GMOs, as they’re not so affectionately known — are a hot topic right now, especially in Hawaii. The idea behind GMOs is to provide large amounts of food to large amounts of people. Honest ambition, sure, but there’s more to it than that. Turns out that the chemically-drenched process of GMOs can destroy the land, destroy the reef and in some cases, destroy the human spirit. Kyle Thiermann and Surfing For Change ventured to GMO ground zero in Hawaii this past fall, returning with this mini-documentary. Consider it today’s lesson.