‘Military Strategy’ Used To Save British Red Squirrels

Originally published on Sputnik, October 14, 2016. Conservationists have turned to utilizing military know-how to ensure a new wild colony of red squirrels is protected from gray squirrels in Wales. Biologist and Director of Red Squirrels Trust Wales, Dr. Craig Shuttleworth told Sputnik how his team is employing “tactical military strategies” to defend the red…

Politics and children stagnate in Haiti

Originally published in Contributoria Magazine, August 1, 2015. Five years on from the catastrophic earthquake that decimated Haiti, many are still waiting for their lives to recover. Meanwhile, repeatedly postponed elections are finally looming this month, yet are already mired in controversy. For the country’s young people, there’s a desperate need for a change in…

Why Hollywood loves Morocco

Originally published on http://www.hipmunk.com/tailwind, October 25, 2015. Film buffs wanting to immerse themselves in the sets and landscapes of their favorite films will face a welcome dilemma in Morocco: where to head to first! The North African country has played host to some of Hollywood’s most iconic blockbusters including the Elizabeth Taylor extravaganza Cleopatra, Lawrence…