Pro Surfers Take on GMOs to Protect Hawaii [Video]


When you think of Hawaii, surfing surely comes to mind. But what about Monsanto or genetically modified organisms? Turns out Hawaii’s islands are important testing areas for GMOs. It’s making people sick and ruining the land, and these surfers want to do something about it.

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Jill Ettinger

Jill Ettinger is a Los Angeles-based journalist and editor focused on the global food system and how it intersects with our cultural traditions, diet preferences, health, and politics. She is the senior editor for sister websites and, and works as a research associate and editor with the Cornucopia Institute, the organic industry watchdog group. Jill has been featured in The Huffington Post, MTV, Reality Sandwich, and Eat Drink Better.