The 78-day stand-off over a golf course

Warren Fyfe

In July 1990 Mohawk protesters clashed with Canadian forces over the development of a golf course on their ancient burial ground. The impasse lasted for three months and was a watershed moment for Canada’s indigenous people. Witness: The stories of our times told by the people who were there. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-40492727

People call me racist for shooting grey squirrels

Warren Fyfe

Since the 1950s, the number of native British red squirrels has fallen from around 3.5 million to an estimated 140,000. This is due to competition and disease from grey squirrels, which were imported into the UK from North America in the 19th century. Andrew Hodgkinson and Julie Bailey are among several red squirrel enthusiasts in [...]