What it all boils down to is, The USA wants control of this side of the world. The only real freedom left are the Yachts. They can nearly track us all now without any problems via our sat phones, emergency
equip etc. Soon to enter any country they will want your grannies panties up front and un used befor hand.
Oz will take care of Nzd and surround ilses via satellite
and so on.
Soon one day or one year they will have us all closed in to a circle like the indian and cowboy days of the America's.
Gord is correct in the human rights end. Hellosailor is correct in his. Even wheeler in nz/marlborsounds is correct (should have purchase
So lets just keep sailing stop dragging the land to the water
. If we miss the crap from the land. Then by all means lets return to the landlubbers. If we love our water
. Lets ask Neptune for help lol.