Bjorn Hojgaard

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Don't Pity the Seafarer

By Bjorn Hojgaard 2017-06-23 00:21:56

In recent years I have seen an increasing amount of ‘pity’ of the seafaring profession, in media and by various organizations. I take issue with that. And you should, too. It seems to be standard fare these days to portray seafaring as a substandard profession; a career only for people without choice and a life full of hardship, it's dangerous, poor working conditions are rife and there is a...

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