Tactical urbanism projects are prompting cities to improve the bike-riding environment.
Source: An Idea That Sticks: Another Plunger-Protected Bike Lane Goes Permanent
While we are distracted by (or addicted to) the Donald Trump Show, the quiet, methodical work of redistributing wealth upward proceeds apace.
Source: The Worst of Donald Trump’s Toxic Agenda Is Lying in Wait – A Major U.S. Crisis Will Unleash It
In her new book, the Canadian journalist and author argues that Trumpism is more than just a person—it’s an institutional dilemma.
Source: Naomi Klein says to beat Trump, we need more than resistance
Cyclists of color chose bicycles as their means of transportation because “for marginalized groups, cycling has historically been a political act.”
Source: The Black Power Bike Ride: A Journey Through the South Side
In typical Chicago style, division is brewing on the Northwest side of town—and it’s over affordable housing. Add a few sprinkles of race and class and you’ve got a full-blown fight indicative t
Source: The Battle For Affordable Housing in Jefferson Park | The Chicago Defender
I was deeply saddened to hear Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s recent remarks criticizing efforts to create the first affordable housing for veterans and people with
Source: The fight for affordable housing in Jefferson Park continues – Chicago Tribune
There’s no way to ‘fix’ corporations’ compulsion to produce ever more, ever more cheaply. It’s written into the DNA of global capitalism
Source: Whole Foods represents the failures of ‘conscious capitalism’ | Nicole Aschoff | Opinion | The Guardian