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Rage Rage at Critical Mass in Porto Alegre, Brazil

This may be one of the worst, most tragic acts of road rage I have ever witnessed.

Critical Mass, Porto Alegre, Brazil. 2/25/11

Critical Mass in Cairo

Here is an inspirational article about a truly green revolution in Egypt.

Time For A Cycling Revolution and “Critical Mass” In Cairo Inji El Abd February 28th, 2011 Che Guevara had his motorcycle and they had their bicycles: Revolutionaries on wheels went from all corners of Cairo to Tahrir Square to demand a better [...]

Leader Frames at 718cyclery

(photo from Cyclonesia.com) Leader USA has been paving the way with track and road frames for a while now. Tight geometry made for urban street riding. Massan shown here ripping up the streets of San Francisco

Macaframa x Leader Ad from Dan Arel on Vimeo.

Their also in the freestyle fixed gear scene as [...]

Ghostbike Work Day

Tomorrow, the Street Memorial Project is having a workday to prep more ghostbikes for their upcoming Memorial Ride.

From their Facebook page:

Sadly, the NYC Street Memorial Project has eight more ghost bikes to make and install before our 6th Annual Memorial Ride on March 13th. All are welcome — we could really use [...]

Lost and Found, Story of Hope for Emilie.

I wanted to post this story sooner when I heard the tragic tale of a young art student, Emilie Gossiaux, hit by a semi truck on her bicycle and left for dead at Bellevue Hospital. Instead of this being another tale of feeling helpless at the fate of a victim of reckless driving, [...]

Blog the NAHBS

A whole list of blogs and tweeters covering this weekend’s North American Bicycle Show in Austin Texas:

cyclelicio.us.

NAHBS in Texas this weekend.

The stars at night are not going to be the only thing shinning bright deep in the heart of Texas this weekend. Today starts the Tour Du Jour of handbuilt bicycle drool fest, the NAHBS other wise known as the North American Handbuilt Bicycle Show.

This who’s who of the finest in bespoke [...]

Get Fancy ride moved to March 10th

Kim Burgas and her Get Fancy ride and gallery hop has been postponed for tomorrow due to heavy rains. The ride is now Thurday, March 10th.

Facebook events page: here.

Cyclists in Central Park get organized

Cyclists organize to fight the ticketing in Central Park. They’ve come up with a plan to change the traffic lights to blinking yellow as to not interrupt the flow of one of the most heavily utilized cycling loops in the city.

Upper East Side Cyclist Fights Central Park Ticket Blitz on Facebook February 23, [...]

Op-ed on safer streets

Steve Hindy lost his son Sam in 2007, hit on his bike by a motor vehicle. He wrote an op-ed in the daily news about street fatalities should be taken as seriously as a flu epidemic.

Sadik-Khan and Bloomberg have made New York safe: The battle against cars has saved lives BY STEVE HINDY [...]