In the 1970s, change to Amsterdam’s streets was met with similar opposition & vandalism many American cities are experiencing today as we attempt to transform our streets into shared spaces for bikes, buses, people & cars. 🎥 @notjustbikes
If you hang out on #biketwitter there's a decent chance you've seen it before but thought it might be useful to quickly discuss. The Hierarchy of Controls is one of the more powerful tools to understand why bike helmets are not the safety solution our culture pretends they are.
Riding a bike on a road shared with cars is kind of like being a woman walking alone: in your head you know most people aren't going to hurt you, but you can never escape from the fear that the next one might be the one who does.