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Letting the world know about the killings in West Papua


These Pro Surfers Went Looking for Untouched Waves in West Papua and Found Genocide Instead

By Ben Roffee ryot.org

It all started with a simple surf trip, just a few world class big wave surfers trying to find an unclaimed break in a world where they’ve all but vanished.

They are modern day explorers — feral surfers as they’re known — and they step off the well-trodden path to seek out surfing at its purest.

But Travis Potter, Jenny Useldinger, Andrew Mooney, Josh Fuller, and Jimmy Rotherham headed to West Papua looking for massive, unsullied waves, they discovered an alarming truth that would radically upend their priorities.

Read and see more,  click on the links:

http://www.filmsforaction.org/articles/these-pro-surfers-went-looking-for-untouched-waves-in-west-papua-and-found-genocide-instead/?utm_content=bufferac8f7&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer