They will pretend to be fishermen of past fame but they are just giant corporations ready to trade your future and the planet for a quick dollar while deluding themselves that they will be exempt from the harm they cause.
In the end, they will be waving dollars, yuan and euros trying to buy a future after they have – oops – killed it!
The Privatization of U.S. Fisheries Through Catch Share Programs
Smaller-scale traditional fishermen are pushed out of the fishery while larger companies, which often use fishing practices that stress ocean ecosystems, take over.