Pages Menu
Categories Menu


Disturbing Trends in Law Enforcement

Posted by on Sep 25, 2013 in Essays | 5 comments

As more and more people take to cycling in Florida, and as more and more learn how to drive their bicycles in a safe and law-abiding manner, a disheartening trend is starting to emerge.

read more

I Am Not a Bicyclist

Posted by on Jul 7, 2011 in Bicycle Culture, Essays | 189 comments

I’ve spent the past two decades trying to figure out how make bicycling work better for people. Perhaps instead I should have been trying to figure out how to make our communities work better. As John Wooden implied, when it comes to cycling, I’m a know-it-all, but when it comes to what really counts…

I’ve found I have to refute a number of things I used to believe, or at least wanted to be true. That’s a fancy way of saying I was wrong.

read more

The Bicycling Apocalypse: A Manifesto of Liberation Over Segregation

Posted by on Mar 7, 2011 in Bicycle Culture, Essays | 110 comments

Bicycling in the United States suffers from a failure of imagination.

Failures of imagination usually grow out of a sense that the current situation is unchangeable. Cultures often create such a sense of inevitability inadvertently, but in some cases it’s due to an intentional effort by some to maintain the status quo.

read more

Where do we find justice?

Posted by on Oct 11, 2009 in Essays | 53 comments

Where do we find justice?

read more