Genre de Vie

Well finally, after having done the rounds of all the Euro film festivals, you can watch the whole of Genre de Vie (“way of life”) on the web: httpv://vimeo.com/99846364

Henty Wingman suit bag for cyclists

I feel sorry for my Brooks rusksack right now. I’m heading up to Brisbane with Angelina Russo to lead some workshops for the Queensland Museum who are currently showing Dan Oakman’s Freewheeling Australia exhibition—that includes some of […]

Codified language to discuss public space? Come on, stop it!

I’m going to tell you what is wrong with this seemingly positive list of sharp and slack terms being applauded in bike advocacy circles this week. I’m not going to quibble over details. A lot of […]

Geographical fault lines in the helmet debate

After my recent blog post comparing compulsory bike helmets to compulsory armbands on Jews, I have been hounded by facebook-friends (“ffs”) who believe conscientious objectors to bike helmet laws are going to inspire reprisals from motorists. […]

Bicycle plan to keep Venetians living in Venice

Having lived now on a holiday Island (Tasmania) for the past two and half years, I have an inkling as to why Venetians are leaving Venice. Their real population has dropped below sixty thousand and is […]