Protest History - Dr. Ed MacDonald
The fight against the realignment of the TransCanada Highway at Bonshaw moved up a notch today. The Islanders at the site have been joined by some members of the Warrior Society from Cape Breton. The notion of Islanders rising up against development and staking their claims to land isn't new. Over the next couple of days we'll speak with two historians to help us review this. Dr. Ed MacDonald is the author of If You're Stronghearted: Prince Edward Island in the 20th Century. He's an associate professor of history at UPEI.
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